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Fan Box

Description

Painted and lacquered wooden tube-shaped box; one end slides out; painted with medallions of women, birds and flowers in white, red and green, framed in black and gilt on tan ground; red base; black lacquered interior.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Material
lacquering
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Aves (class)
Bird
Classical Figure
FAN BOX
fans (costume accessories)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
Lacquered
lacquering
Painted
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1919.227
GUSN
28675

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