Comb

American
19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

16.5 x 12.7 x 4 cm (6 1/2 x 5 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1364

Medium or Technique

Tortoise shell carved

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Hair ornaments

Comb of tortoise shell with high open work carved top in design of serpentine leafy stems.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes