Hair Comb

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1825-1860

GUSN

GUSN-103136

Description

Tortoiseshell back comb with folded over top with alternating points and pierced roundels, eight teeth.

Details

Descriptive Terms

combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
COMB

Additional Identification Number

2643

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Katherine Sumner Gould

Accession Number

1964.189