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Comb / portion

Description

Incomplete comb from Brough of Birsay, Orkney

Museum reference

X.HB 218

Collection

Archaeology

Object name

Comb / portion

Materials

Iron

Physical description

Single sided, high backed; curved back ending in outline ofbird's head; decorated with dot in circle; connecting plates with crossed double lines ending in dot in circle, four iron rivets

Collection place(s)

Brough of Birsay, Orkney, Scotland, EUROPE

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