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Description

Pierced brown wood sticks amd guards; white goose feather painted on one side with oriental figures and flowers in gold, red, blue, and green; on reverse flowers only, same colors; feathers tipped with peacock eyes; brass rivet and ring with aqua, white, and purple silk tassel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1880
Material
brass (alloy)
feather (material)
geese
painting (coating)
peafowl
piercing
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
Chinoiserie
FAN
fans (equipment)
Feather
feather (material)
Floral
floral patterns
geese
Painted
painting (coating)
Peacock Feather
peafowl
Pierced
piercing
Silk
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1993.358
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
12119

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