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Souvenir Brise' Fan

Description

Natural wooden sticks and varnished guards; broad, brise' type; marked "Mary"; coats of arms of German states pasted on reverse; pen and ink figures at top of sticks; threaded with white grosgrain ribbon; mother of pearl washer.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
Personalized with name ""Mary"" painted on fan.
Material
appliqué (technique)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
brisé fans
Classical Figure
Coat-of-Arms
coats of arms
FAN
paper (fiber product)
Souvenir
souvenirs
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1922.175
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Greely S. Curtis
GUSN
29425

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