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This Coptic period comb features a finely incised and perforated pattern. Some of the teeth are missing

Provenance

From Akhmim? Gift of D.W. Ross, February 5, 1914.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, Byzantine (Coptic) Period, A.D. 364–476

Object Place

Akhmim?, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width: 10 x 9 cm (3 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.402

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical