(This was done ostensibly to make stuffing for pin cushions, but it also served as a handy way to supplement their natural hair as they grey older...)
There is a star-shaped pattern in the base of the jar.
The lid is made of ebony, with a hole in the centre to push the combings in.
The jar (with lid) is about two-and-a-half inches tall, and just under four inches across the middle.
The lid is marked: