Hairpin

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1870-1880

GUSN

GUSN-103104

Description

Tortoiseshell hairpin with a pierced and carved top featuring a scrolled heart design, two teeth (one broken).

Details

Descriptive Terms

hairpins
hair accessories
HAIRPIN

Additional Identification Number

2611

Related Items

Title Tortoiseshell hair comb Accession Number 1936.816
Title Tortoiseshell hair comb Accession Number 1936.817
Title Tortoiseshell hairpin Accession Number 1936.819

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

1936.819