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Comb

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

1828/50

Artist:

William D. Rapp
American, active 1828–1850
Philadelphia

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American Art

Artist

William D. Rapp

Title

Comb

Origin

Philadelphia

Date

c. 1828–1850

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

maker's mark "W [D] Rapp" in Roman capitals in rectangle, on reverse of bar

Dimensions

7 × 10.9 cm (2 7/8 × 4 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. Kent Chandler, the Woman's Board of the Art Institute of Chicago in honor of Mrs. Nelson E. Smyth, and the Jay W. McGreevy Fund

Reference Number

1986.422

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