Comb

French
about 1800


Object Place: France

Dimensions

6.6 x 10.5 x 4.2 cm (2 5/8 x 4 1/8 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.2360

Medium or Technique

Tortoiseshell and gold-colored metal with enamel

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Hair ornaments

Comb of light tortoise shell with hinged top, rectangular in shape and curved, of gilded metal with black enamel design based on circle and square.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frances Fay