Hair Pin card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Hair Pin

Currently not on display


Fragments of a green stained bone hair pin. In 1899 was recorded as "broken, two pieces missing, point lost" and was 79 mm in length. Now only the rounded end survives. From Cemetery Y at Hiw, grave Y97. From Cemetery Y at Hiw, grave Y97, that contained a robbed burial of a woman with an enormous wig of plaited hair.