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Description

Carved ivory sticks and guards; small black satin leaf appliqued with white linen lace; black satin appliqued to back of sticks to show through carving; brass rivet and ring with mother of pearl washer.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Material
appliqué (technique)
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
lace (needlework)
linen (material)
mother of pearl
satin
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
Brass
brass (alloy)
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN
fans (equipment)
Floral
floral patterns
ivory (tooth component)
Lace
lace (needlework)
Linen
linen (material)
mother of pearl
Mother-of-Pearl
satin
Satin
Silk
silk (textile)
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1993.361
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
12122

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