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Brise' Fan

Description

Small brise' fan; carved ivory sticks, round edges; carved with floral trail, swags, birds, medallions with pagodas and shield (without initials); cream silk ribbon; sticks have comb-like background.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1810
Inscriptions
Handwritten: ""4-E"".
Material
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
brisé fans
Carved
carving (processes)
Chinoiserie
FAN
ivory (tooth component)
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1923.237
GUSN
29851

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