Hair Comb

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-103086

Description

Celluloid hinged back comb with a flared wing shaped top featuring a pierced geometric design, center top set with a horn rosette, seven teeth.

Details

Descriptive Terms

combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
COMB

Additional Identification Number

2593

Related Items

Title Horn back comb Accession Number 1927.967
Title Tortoiseshell side combs Accession Number 1928.826

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

American

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

3 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1927.967