Comb

American
Second quarter 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

10 x 9.5 x 2.1 cm (3 15/16 x 3 3/4 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.515

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Hair ornaments

Silver comb; eight teeth, comb top with elaborate rococo design of leaves and small-scale flowers, in two types of silver, design standing out in slight relief.

Credit Line

Gift of Mabel Gurney Clark and F. Lyman Clark, in memory of their grandmother, Ruth Stetson Gurney Ward