Hair Comb

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-103029

Description

Tortoiseshell hair comb with pierced and carved top featuring two peacocks and a floral border, thirty-five teeth.

Details

Descriptive Terms

combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
COMB

Additional Identification Number

2536

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Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably China

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

2 7/8 x 4 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Mrs. Jane N. Grew

Accession Number

1920.536