Comb

French
19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

11.4 x 12.6 x 3.2 cm (4 1/2 x 4 15/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2293

Medium or Technique

Carved tortoiseshell

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Hair ornaments

Carved tortoise-shell comb with nine teeth; semicircular top carved in design of bunches of grapes and grape leaves.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry