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Brise' Fan & Box

Description

FAN (A): Tortoise shell sticks; brise'-type, no ribbon; pierced with coral and branch patterns. BOX (B): Cardboard box and lid, covered with shiny white paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Inscriptions
Printed in blue on box lid: ""Rand and Crane / Gold and Silversmiths / Boston"".
Material
cardboard
coral (material)
corals (animals)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
piercing
tortoise shell
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
brisé fans
Cardboard
cardboard
Coral
coral (material)
corals (animals)
FAN & BOX
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Pierced
piercing
Shell
tortoise shell
Accession Number
1924.100AB
GUSN
30167

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