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Description

Ivory sticks and guards; openwork carving inlaid with silver; courting mirrors set in both guards; ivory moire' leaf painted with floral sprays in pastel colors and gilt; single gilt spray on reverse; mother of pearl washer; carved brass ring; ivory silk cord and tassel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850s
Material
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
moiré
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
silver (metal)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN
fans (equipment)
floral patterns
ivory (tooth component)
Moire
moiré
Painted
painting (coating)
Silk
silk (textile)
Silver
silver (metal)
Spray
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1924.323
GUSN
30228

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