Ivory hair comb
The teeth underneath are almost entirely gone. It is decorared with snakes, elephants, birds, giraffes, hyena’s and cattle. It is 5.5cm high, 3.9cm wide and 0.5cm thick ( 2 3/16 x 1 9/16 x 3/16 inch.).
Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Late Naqada III, 3200 - 3100 BC.
Source: Metropolitan Museum
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