Hair ornament

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

ca. 1840

GUSN

GUSN-25502

Description

High crown w/ carved grape and leaf motif. Stars in the lower background above comb. All teeth intact.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hair ornaments
hair accessories
tortoise shell
vine scrolls
Shell
Leaf
ORNAMENT, HAIR

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5 x 4.875 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.440