Comb

Object Number: 
1938.197b
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Tortoise shell
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 4 x 3/8 in. ( 6.4 x 10.2 x 1 cm )
Description: 
Handmade tortoise shell mane comb with thick teeth widely spaced, there is a hole in the top center, which is plain and slightly arched.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group