Flint Comb card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Flint Comb

56.20.31

Currently not on display

Information

Heavily denticulated on one edge with widely spaced teeth. Pinkish colour. It has been suggested this was a comb used for flax. Compare with similar examples in W. M. F. Petrie, 'Abydos Part I: 1902' (London, 1902) pl. XXVI.