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Object Name Ornament, Hair
Title Tortoise shell comb
Catalog Number 1978.8.22
Material(s) Tortoise shell/Pewter
Dimensions H-5.125 W-7.5 inches
Description This is a tortoise shell hair ornament with five teeth; and an openwork crown in the shape of a crown decorated with small rhinestones on top of a decorative pewter plate.
Collection Russell M. Hughes Collection
Subjects Hair
Hair ornaments
Hairdressing
Hairstyling
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS