Jet effect back comb

Top view of an imitation jet comb showing the four teeth and shape of the head. Rear view of an imitation jet comb showing the smoothness of the underside. Rear view of an imitation jet comb showing the smoothness of the underside. Top view of an imitation jet comb showing the four teeth and shape of the head. Side view of an imitation jet comb showing the curve of the body of the comb. Side view of an imitation jet comb showing the curve of the body of the comb.
Top view of an imitation jet comb showing the four teeth and shape of the head. Rear view of an imitation jet comb showing the smoothness of the underside. Rear view of an imitation jet comb showing the smoothness of the underside. Top view of an imitation jet comb showing the four teeth and shape of the head. Side view of an imitation jet comb showing the curve of the body of the comb. Side view of an imitation jet comb showing the curve of the body of the comb.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 005686
Country
Date
1910 - 1929 (circa)

Description

This dense black back comb is in imitation of jet and is made from cellulose nitrate (celluloid). It was made circa the 1910s-20s probably in the USA and has 4 claw teeth and a header comprising 4 curved arched sections mirrored from the centre.
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Dimensions
Width
75mm
Height
130mm
Colour