Hair Comb

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1840-1880

GUSN

GUSN-103034

Description

Tortoiseshell back comb with a carved and pierced top featuring a row of leaves framed by a circle border, six teeth.

Details

Descriptive Terms

combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
COMB

Additional Identification Number

2541

Related Items

Title Tortoiseshell hair comb Accession Number 1924.672
Title Ring Accession Number 1924.903
Title Hair Ring Accession Number 1924.904

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

4 1/4 in x 4 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1924.672