Comb (one of a pair)

19th century


Dimensions

3.9 x 9 x .8 cm (1 9/16 x 3 9/16 x 5/16 in.)

Medium or Technique

Brass

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Hair ornaments

Pair of small incised brass combs, narow top with scalloped upper edge and linear design of central vase with stylized branch at each side; (a) teeth closely spaced; (b) teeth widely spaced.

Provenance

Spanish, Valencia, 19th century.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Helen A. Cabot