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Fan & Box

Description

FAN (A): Short ivory sticks and guards, pierced and carved with circular motifs and set with spangles; leaf of white silk petal with scattered sequins, and tipped with white marabou feathers; mother of pearl washer; carved metal ring. BOX (B): Covered with white paper with moire' pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860
Inscriptions
Written in pencil inside lid and on bottom: ""Emma"" ""94 / White"" also written on bottom.
Material
carving (processes)
feather (material)
ivory (tooth component)
paper (fiber product)
piercing
sequins (spangles)
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN & BOX
fans (costume accessories)
Feather
feather (material)
ivory (tooth component)
paper (fiber product)
Pierced
piercing
Sequins
sequins (spangles)
Silk
silk (textile)
Spangles
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1923.428A-C
GUSN
29930

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