Contributed by Maine Historical Society
Sally Chamberlin, sister of Mrs. Viana Chamberlin Berry of Dover, N.H., wore this tortoiseshell hair comb in about 1820.
About This Item
- Title: Sally Chamberlin comb, ca. 1820
- Creation Date: circa 1820
- Subject Date: circa 1820
- Town: Dover
- State: NH
- Media: Tortoiseshell
- Local Code: 373*b
- Object Type: Physical Object
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Ornamental combs
- Hair ornaments
- Dress accessories
- Women--Clothing & dress
- Chamberlin, Sally--Associated objects
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230
Use of this Item is not restricted by copyright and/or related rights, but the holding organization is contractually obligated to limit use. For more information, please contact the contributing organization. However, watermarked Maine Memory Network images may be used for educational purposes.
Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.