Small comb, fine wood teeth between two pieces of

Made:
1840-1933

Small comb, fine wood teeth between two pieces of cane sealed with gum or resin and bound with wool thread, Peruvian, 1840-1933

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A167563
Materials:
cane, handle, gum, ? material, resin, ? material, wood, teeth and wool, thread binding
type:
comb - grooming tool
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Puttick and Simpson Limited