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Object / Artefact › Applied Arts and Design
  • Description
    two pronged cow bone hair comb with carved head, paua and inlaid black coral eyes.
  • Place
  • Other Number
    1986.117, M2488
  • Accession number
  • Collection area
  • Item count
  • Record richness


  • Credit
    purchased with funds provided by Charles Edgar Disney Art Trust, 1986, collection of Auckland Museum, Tamaki Paenga Hira, M2488
  • Production
    Owen Mapp (jeweller)
    ParaparaumuWellingtonNew Zealand
    Elizabeth II (1952 -), House of Windsor, English reign
  • Signature/marks
    Makers initials carved "OM"  (maker's mark)
  • Consists of
  • Dimensions
    • length : 205mm
      (length 205 x width 48 mm)
    • width : 48mm
  • Classification
    Chenhall Nomenclature (Nomenclature)
    › 03 Personal Artifacts (Category)
    › Adornment (Classification)
  • Record created
    19 February 1997

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