A 9 1/4" x 5 3/4" two-sided leaflet printed on pink paper. The front depicts an image of a young woman before her dressing table with an astonished gentleman standing nearby holding what appears to be a tortoise. It the captioned: THE LATEST "Great Scott, Maria! what's this? A skeleton of a tortoise? "No dear; it's the new tortoiseshell comb, called "The Fin de Siegle Comb" twisting one's hair upon it quickly, in any design, and without hairpins." "Oh, I see; a sort of modern version of "The Hare and the Tortoise". The reverse depicts an image of the tortoise like hair comb and three images of hair styles using the product. Accompanied by promotional and instructive narrative.