Original Civil War Gutta Percha Lice Comb - Inventory Number: CAM 343
These combs were used to rid lice from the scalp as well as a mustache comb and were very popular items which were sold by camp sutlers.
Measuring 2 ½" x 1 ¾", this example is clearly marked "I.R. Comb Co. Goodyear 1851".
Inventory Number: CAM 343