Tortoise shell, metal
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Gift of Mrs. James Dowd Lester
Hair Comb. Tortoise shell, metal, 2 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. (5.7 x 14 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. James Dowd Lester
, 42.221.35 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.42.221.35.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2015
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