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TITLE
Long handled bone comb
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_2471_P016
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31560
KEYWORDS
horns
bones
combs
weaving
tools
Long handled bone comb

This long-handled comb was made from deer horn. It was 5 inches long and about 2 inches wide. It had ten teeth and was probably a weaving tool.

This illustration is from 'Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, vol.10'

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Long handled bone comb

horns; bones; combs; weaving; tools

Highland Libraries

Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland (illustrations)

This long-handled comb was made from deer horn. It was 5 inches long and about 2 inches wide. It had ten teeth and was probably a weaving tool.<br /> <br /> This illustration is from 'Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, vol.10'