Hair Comb

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1825-1850

GUSN

GUSN-103068

Description

Tortoiseshell side comb with a carved and pierced top featuring scrolling flowers and foliage, forty-two teeth.

Details

Descriptive Terms

combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
COMB

Additional Identification Number

2575

Related Items

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

2 5/8 in x 4 1/4 in (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1924.177