Horse mane comb

Details
Object number
WCHL : 73
Country
Date
1920 (circa)

Description

A horse comb made of greenhorn at Milnthorpe circa 1920. Combs such as these are considered to have been used for grooming the winter coat before the habit of clipping which began during the early 1820s. Exhibited at the Worthing Museum in 1973. This natural plastic item forms part of the Worshipful Company of Horners collection.
Dimensions
Width
110mm
Height
75mm
Depth
4mm