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

Related Items

Title Tortoiseshell hair comb Accession Number 1924.177
Title Tortoiseshell hair comb Accession Number 1924.178

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

American or Chinese

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

1924.178