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Fan & Box

Description

FAN (A): Mother of pearl sticks and guards with inlaid steel spangles; discolored cream silk organza with steel spangle floral spray, small round and leaf shape spangles border at top edge; whsite silk ribbon along leaf bottom; steel pique brilliants in rivets. BOX (B,C): Rectangular pasteboard tapered at one end; covered with pink paper; lid slides onto one end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810
Inscriptions
1) Two different papers with French typeface print line inside bottom of box. 2) Handwritten in black on outside bottom of box: ""No 100"".
Material
mother of pearl
pasteboard (paper)
sequins (spangles)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
FAN & BOX
fans (costume accessories)
mother of pearl
Mother-of-Pearl
Particle Board
pasteboard (paper)
sequins (spangles)
Spangles
Accession Number
1923.288A-C
GUSN
29862

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