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Comb of tortoise shell with high open work carved top in design of serpentine leafy stems.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

American, 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

16.5 x 12.7 x 4 cm (6 1/2 x 5 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1364

Medium or Technique

Tortoise shell carved

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Hair Ornaments