Hair Comb Box

Date

1860-1875

GUSN

GUSN-103134

Description

Shaped red paper hair comb box with gold border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hair accessories
BOX

Inscription

Inside Cover: "WM. E. ABBOTT & CO. / 262 / Washington / Street. / Boston" Bottom: "No. 3 [illegible] / Ball" (Paper Label)

Additional Identification Number

2641

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Maker

Wm. E. Abbott & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA

Dimensions

1 in x 4 1/2 in x 4 1/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Batchelder, Sr.

Accession Number

1955.108ab