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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
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS