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Description

Broad ivory sticks and guards; pierced, carved and inlaid with silver; paper leaf with handpainted lithographs with figures on both sides framed in silver scroll decorations; mother of pearl washer; carved metal ring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850s
Material
ivory (tooth component)
lithography
metal
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Classical Figure
FAN
fans (equipment)
ivory (tooth component)
Lithography
lithography
metal
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
Unidentified Metal
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1916.68
GUSN
27342

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