Low backcomb with gold detail

Details
Object number
AIBDC : 008315
Country
Date
1900 - 1910 (circa)

Description

Thought to be from the USA, this low back comb, made from imitation tortoiseshell cellulose nitrate, is decorated with 22 carat gold leaf and clear paste stones, circa 1900-1910.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

stamped: "GOLD 22K" (reverse )
handwritten: "4/99" (reverse)
Dimensions
Width
102mm
Height
70mm
Colour