Lice comb

identifier

ID 763

morphology

craft

holotype

MOT V 2002.0106 L=8cm WD=7cm WT=27gr. Inscription: NISSKA ®.

holotype

MOT V 2007.0051 L=9cm WD=4cm WT=11gr

holotype

MOT V 2007.0171 L=8,5cm WD=5cm WT=10gr. Inscription: 74.
description

A lice comb is a plastic, horn or metal comb with very fine (about 1 mm) teeth that stand against each other. It is used to remove nits from hair. Because the teeth are against each other, the nits cannot get through and they are combed out of the hair. [MOT]