10 Object Results

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32.11.4
Comb (hair ornament)
circa 1860 – 1890

Small Tortoise shell comb with filigree carving.


Ornately carved tortoise shell comb with floral motif. 

32.11.3
Comb (hair ornament)
circa 1820 – 1900

Small comb with crown-like carving.

32.11.2
Comb (hair ornament)
circa 1820 – 1900

Small amber colored comb with filigree carving.

32.11.1
Comb (hair ornament)
circa 1820 – 1900

Large mantilla style tortoiseshell comb, amber or blonde in color the comb features ornate filigree carving.

31.17
Comb (hair ornament)
circa 1820 – 1890

Large plain band style tortoiseshell comb.

21.9
Comb (hair ornament)
circa 1820 – 1890

Plain band style tortoise shell comb.


Tortoise shell comb with a floral and clover crown motif.


Ornamental tortoise shell hair comb. Comb has a vine pattern along the top edge with a zigzag around the outside. The comb is in two pieces with a clean break down the middle.


Tortoise shell hair comb. Comb has a curved edge with circles along it. Circles are increasing in size to the center and then decreasing in size. Worn by Elizabeth Harkins Brewer.

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