Hair Comb

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1810-1840

GUSN

GUSN-103033

Description

Tortoiseshell hair comb with a pierced and carved top featuring a frieze of flowers and a abstract foliage border, forty-one teeth.

Details

Descriptive Terms

combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
COMB

Additional Identification Number

2540

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

American or Chinese

Dimensions

2 1/2 x 5 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1924.178

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