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Comb (Hair - grooming tool)

Object Number:50-21-122
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Samoa Islands
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Length: 37.7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Charles J. Moore, 1950
Other Number:L-9-122 - Other Number

Description

Wooden. Cf. 50-21-121. The chief features of the design are segments of circles (open), lozenges, and a star like that of 50-21-123, having the arms pierced so that there seem to be 8 arms instead of 4. The middle finial has a zigzag form.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) View Objects in Exhibition

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