Tortoise Shell Hair Comb

$1,500.00

This elegant variegated hair comb with a bird design was used as a traditional accessory. Made by softening the shell with the application of heat, it is then moulded into various forms. Upon hardening, carving takes place.

*Perfect except for one repaired break.

Description

This elegant variegated hair comb with a bird design was used as a traditional accessory. Made by softening the shell with the application of heat, it is then moulded into various forms. Upon hardening, carving takes place.

*Perfect except for one repaired break.

Additional information

Origin

Timor Island, Indonesia

Dimensions

2.5" x 3.5" x .125" with stand 4.25" x 3" x 1.75"


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 Monday’s the gallery is open 10am – 4pm

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Friday’s the gallery is open 10am – 4pm

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