About this object

  • ID:

    A1671a

  • Production date:

    Saxo-Norman; 10th - 11th century

  • Location:

    On Display: Museum of London: Medieval London: Daily Life and the Thames: Human Life

  • Bone carrying case for a hair comb, decorated with a circle and dot design. One end pivots so the case can be opened to get the comb out. This case has a matching comb (A1671b).

  • Measurements

    L 96 mm; W 56 mm (when open)

  • Materials

    bone

  • Last Updated

    2017-01-19

FURTHER INFORMATION
  • NUMBER OF ITEMS

    1

  • STATUS

    permanent collection

  • COPYRIGHT HOLDER

    digital image copyright Museum of London

  • Related Object

    comb (part)

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