A set of grooming tools was an essential part of early Scandinavian life. Take a bath at least once a week and, comb your hair daily. Combs are often appear among grave finds along with other personal grooming tools. Habits like these caused a Saxon bishop to issue a warning of the dangers presented by Nordic men to the safety of local women. The danger caused combed hair, clean teeth, clean fingernails was irresistible.
This Chatelaines Set is a semi-annular brooch with tooth pick, ear cleaner, tweezers, and wood comb.