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Three toothed of tortoise shell with large ornamental top, trimmed bow knot design set with green rhinestones.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lorenz E. Ernst

American, First half 20th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

18.6 x 10.6 x 4 cm (7 5/16 x 4 3/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.543

Medium or Technique

Tortoiseshell, painted, with rhinestones

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Hair Ornaments