Hair comb: plain
Overall: 5 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 2 5/8 in. ( 13.3 x 15.9 x 6.7 cm )
Tortoise shell hair comb with twenty-five teeth (some broken), with deep, plain horizontal top.
Combs of this size were popular when hair fashion emphasized height, and was frequently worn in the pompadour style.
Gift of Mrs. Forsyth Wickes
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