• Peranakan comb with 'intan' diamonds(2)
  • Asia
  • Indonesia
  • Width : 5 7/8 inch
  • Height : 1 1/4 inch
  • Depth : 1/8 inch
  • Peranakan comb, made of silver decorated with "intan" diamonds. In both Malay and Indonesian, the word Peranakan means "descendant". This word has the implied connotation of referring to the ancestry of great-grandparents or of more-distant ancestors. Here, this comb refers to Chinese descendants.