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Red-lacquered Fine Comb of the Consort of Imperial Prince Yeong Red-lacquered Fine Comb of the Consort of Imperial Prince Yeong

Early 20th century

National Palace Museum of Korea

National Palace Museum of Korea
Seoul, South Korea

This comb was used to pull back hair tightly so braiding could be done neatly. Similar to an eollebit, or wide-toothed comb, in material and shape, this is smaller in size and more fine-toothed than an eollebit. This is a red-lacquered comb with extra fine teeth.

This comb was used to pull back hair tightly so braiding could be done neatly. Similar to an eollebit, or wide-toothed comb, in material and shape, this is smaller in size and more fine-toothed than an eollebit. This is a red-lacquered comb with extra fine teeth.

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  • Title: Red-lacquered Fine Comb of the Consort of Imperial Prince Yeong Red-lacquered Fine Comb of the Consort of Imperial Prince Yeong
  • Date Created: Early 20th century, Early 20th century
  • Rights: National palace museum of Korea, National palace museum of Korea
  • Medium: Ornamental accessories, Ornamental accessories

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