Hair comb: floral design

Hair comb: floral design
Title
Hair comb: floral design
Date 
1840-1880
Medium 
Tortoise shell
Dimensions 
overall (broken): 7 3/8 x 7 x 2 5/8 in. ( 18.7 x 17.8 x 6.7 cm )
Description 
Tortoise shell hair comb with fourteen widely spaced teeth, the top is deep and has an overall foliate design with sawtooth edges from the shape of the acanthus leaves.
Object Number 
INV.7647
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group