An amazing comb with a standing female holding a jar, with open work with a crab in the center
The Akan speaking women of Ghana include the Anyu, Baule, and Fante.
All these women use wooden hair combs both for combing hair and for decoration and adornment.
Combs are obtained as gifts from admirers or presented at marriage.
bridal combs were prestigious and used to adorn the home.
Depending on a woman's wealth or beauty she might own three or four.
measures 6"w by 0.5" d by 16.25" h