Overall: 1/4 x 1 7/8 x 2 1/4 in. ( 0.6 x 4.8 x 5.7 cm )
Curved tortoise shell comb with rounded top and seven teeth (one broken).
This comb was probably owned by Mrs. John (Harriet Moore Francis) Rogers, Jr. (1841-1927), wife of the sculptor John Rogers. They lived in New York until 1877, when they established their residence in New Canaan, CT.
Gift of Mrs. John Rogers
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.