Comb (Hair - grooming tool)
From: Nigeria | Benin Kingdom
Curatorial Section: African
|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Provenience||Nigeria | Benin Kingdom|
|Date Made||19th century CE|
|Iconography||Man | Musket | Powder Horn | Rider | Horse | Equestrian|
Man on horseback. Wooden comb with eight long teeth, equestrian male figure wearing hat rider in modern European clothing carrying a musket, gunpowder flask hangd from shoulder, horse has braided harness, wide band with guilloche pattern separate carved top and teeth of comb.
|Credit Line||Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1920|
|Other Number||048 - Cast Number|
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