Xylonite comb

Side view of a comb showing the different sized teeth. Side view of a comb showing the different sized teeth. Side view of a comb showing the different sized teeth. Side view of a comb showing the plain top section.
Side view of a comb showing the different sized teeth. Side view of a comb showing the different sized teeth. Side view of a comb showing the different sized teeth. Side view of a comb showing the plain top section.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 006913
Country
Date
1910 (circa)

Description

A large dressing comb made from cream coloured Xylonite, a trade mark for cellulose nitrate manufactured by British Xylonite Co. Ltd.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

stamped: "Hostellet. 163 & 165 Praed St. W. Xylonite. Trade Mark" (one side)
Dimensions
Depth
38mm
Length
196mm
Method
Colour