Hair Comb

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1830-1860

GUSN

GUSN-103158

Description

Tortoiseshell back comb with pierced and carved round top featuring continuous chain and quatrefoil designs, ten teeth.

Details

Descriptive Terms

combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
COMB

Additional Identification Number

2665

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Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

1993.342.1