Comb (Hair - grooming tool)
From: Sierra Leone | Sherbro Island
Curatorial Section: African
|Sierra Leone | Sherbro Island
The handle proper has the form of a baluster standing, inverted on a transverse oval carved with a palmette in a ring flanked by two groups of radiating lines. Below this is a rectangle bearing two rows of deeply concave scale-like elements. From the rectangle issue the usual six prongs. See 37-22-164.
|Expedition to Sierra Leone, West Africa; Henry Usher Hall, 1937
|21 - Collector Number
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