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Brise' Fan

Description

Bone sticks and guards, pierced in coral pattern; scalloped tops and lower portion of sticks and guards; threaded with ivory ribbon; mother-of-pearl washer.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
3rd Quar.19th C
Material
bone (material)
coral (material)
corals (animals)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
ivory (tooth component)
piercing
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bone
bone (material)
brisé fans
Coral
coral (material)
corals (animals)
FAN
figure- and animal-derived motifs
ivory (tooth component)
Pierced
piercing
Silk
silk (textile)
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1914.133
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
27237

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