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Object Name Ornament, Hair
Title Set of two hair combs
Catalog Number 1975.9.171
Material(s) Tortoise shell/Gold
Dimensions H-1.875 W-3.5 inches
Description This is a set of two (Part A & B) tortoise shell hair combs with twenty-one teeth on Part A and twenty-seven on Part B. Both have a gold imprint on the top of the crown on the front with Arabic inscription.
Collection Mrs. Robert Van Meter Collection
Subjects Hair
Hair ornaments
Hairdressing
Hairstyling
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS