1998.28.15 (Comb)

Wooden African hair comb with 8 teeth. Three straight lines are etched from one side of the comb to the other. The handle is in the form of an inverted triangle with a walking elephant on top of the inverted triangle. At the tip and base of the inverted triangle 3 lines are etched from one side to the other. The elephant has well defined legs (which are "walking'), trunk, and tail. The eyes are white with a black center - possibly a hollowed-out bead. Color: BR