Buckle style chignon comb

Description

A small chignon comb with a brass coloured hinged mount in the style of a buckle. Such combs were fashionable in Britain in the 1850s and 1860s.
Designers & Manufacturers
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Inscriptions

handwritten: "7/96" (back of mount)

Object number

WCHL : 541

Date

1850 - 1869 (circa)

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Material

Dimensions
Width
41mm
Height
65mm
Depth
14mm

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