Chinese hair comb; Unknown maker; Unknown; CR2012.080

Name/Title

Chinese hair comb

About this object

Wooden Chinese hair comb. This is the middle part of the comb as there are parts missing from either end. The curved top and the teeth have been cut from one piece of wood. The wood appears to be its natural colour although there is some darker colour on some teeth.

Maker

Unknown maker

Date Made

Unknown

Period

1850's - 1920's

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

Wood

Inscription and Marks

None

Measurements

H 55mm x L 88mm x W 13mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Personal effects

Subject and Association Keywords

Chinese associations

Subject and Association Keywords

Hair care equipment

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Combs

Object number

CR2012.080

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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