The Comb: Its History and Development

Dress Accessories, c. 1150-1450

More combs can be seen at Toiletries Through the Ages, including an Egyptian wooden double-sided comb, a Scythian gold comb, a medieval composite double-sided bone comb, and an ivory double-sided comb.

Also check out reenactors’ webpages about creating period-style combs, and other related links, in the Antler Combs section of the Atlantian A&S Links.

Sites where one can purchase medieval-style combs of different styles: