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Comb of light tortoise shell with hinged top, rectangular in shape and curved, of gilded metal with black enamel design based on circle and square.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frances Fay

French, about 1800

Object Place

France

Dimensions

6.6 x 10.5 x 4.2 cm (2 5/8 x 4 1/8 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.2360

Medium or Technique

Tortoiseshell and gold-colored metal with enamel

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Hair Ornaments