Comb

French
1881


Object Place: France

Dimensions

8.9 x 6.8 x 1.7 cm (3 1/2 x 2 11/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1823

Medium or Technique

Ivory carved

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Hair ornaments

A small ivory wedding comb with top carved in design of central oval medallion flanked by pheonixes, has been cracked and held together with thread.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Beulah Bailey Jay, (Mrs. Edward G. Jay), Mr. George Birkenhead Bailey, and Miss Alice M. Bailey, in memory of their mother, Mary Birkenhead Bailey, (Mrs. George Palmer Bailey)