Rhinestone hair comb
Hobé Cie Limited (American, founded in 1927)
Height x length: 6 × 8 cm (2 3/8 × 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Glass, metal, plastic
Not On View
A crescent-shaped metal plate prong-set with pink, gray, yellow and aurora borealis faceted glass stones adorns a plastic hair comb.
"NO FLAM MADE IN FRANCE" on comb
Between about 1970s and 2018, acquired by Carole Tanenbaum, Toronto, Ontario [see note]; 2018, gift of Carole Tanenbaum to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2018)
NOTE: This is part of a large collection of costume jewelry given to the MFA in 2018, which had been built over about 40 years.
Gift of Carole Tanenbaum