Chinese hair comb; Sheng Chang Hao; Unknown; CR1977.782
Chinese hair combAbout this object
Chinese hair comb. This is a double sided comb with the ends and centre bar made of dark coloured wood and very fine teeth made of wood or bone or some other material. On one side of the central bar are Chinese characters that are difficult to read.Maker
1850's - 1920'sPlace Made
Wood and ?Inscription and Marks
Only the first three characters are readable - Sheng Chang Hou (company name). The other characters are either ancient characters or have been simplified to become symbols.
At the base of the characters is a dragon.
H 55mm x L 125mm x W 7mmSubject and Association Keywords
From the Collection of the Cromwell MuseumObject Type
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