Object record: EA.72129
Holding institution: Department of Ancient Egypt and Sudan, The British Museum
Period: 400-600 CE
Country of Origin: Nubia
Wooden comb, lentoid in section with coarse teeth on one side and fine teeth on the other. There is a single decorative motif of 4 concentric circles on each face of the handle. At a later date the fine teeth have been removed and a hole pierced through to allow the object to be suspended.