Hair Comb in Original Box

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1825-1850

GUSN

GUSN-103132

Description

Tortoiseshell back comb with a pierced and carved top featuring grape bunches and leaves, ten teeth (one missing). In green shaped paper box.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hair accessories
COMB

Additional Identification Number

2639

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Dimensions

4 1/4 in (A); 1 5/8 in (B) x 4 1/4 in (A); 5 1/2 in (B) x 5 in (B) (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lilias Page

Accession Number

1945.162ab

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