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A small ivory wedding comb with top carved in design of central oval medallion flanked by pheonixes, has been cracked and held together with thread.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Beulah Bailey Jay, (Mrs. Edward G. Jay), Mr. George Birkenhead Bailey, and Miss Alice M. Bailey, in memory of their mother, Mary Birkenhead Bailey, (Mrs. George Palmer Bailey)

French, 1881

Object Place



8.9 x 6.8 x 1.7 cm (3 1/2 x 2 11/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ivory carved


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Jewelry / Adornment, Hair Ornaments