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Object Name Ornament, Hair
Title Tortoise shell comb
Catalog Number 1978.8.18
Material(s) Tortoise shell/Gold/Rhinestone
Dimensions H-2.875 W-4.125 D-1 inches
Description This is a tortoise shell hair ornament with a floral design inscribed on a 18K gold plate on the crown with three small rhinestones in the design. It has twenty-eight teeth.
Collection Russell M. Hughes Collection
Subjects Hair
Hair ornaments
Hairdressing
Hairstyling
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS