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This is a comb. Its medium is tortoiseshell. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 16.5 × 16.5 × 8.5 cm (6 1/2 × 6 1/2 × 3 3/8 in.)

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Comb; tortoiseshell; H x W x D: 16.5 × 16.5 × 8.5 cm (6 1/2 × 6 1/2 × 3 3/8 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor; a-a-790

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