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Object Name Ornament, Hair
Title Tortoise shell barrette
Catalog Number 1978.8.28
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Tortoise shell/Rhinestone/Gold
Dimensions H-1.375 W-4.25 inches
Description This is a tortoise shell barrette hair ornament decorated with gold in a floral design and two placed rhinestones, one is missing.
Collection Russell M. Hughes Collection
Subjects Hair
Hair ornaments
Hairdressing
Hairstyling
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS