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Brise' Fan

Description

Golden horn sticks; brise' type; painted gold branches and blue flowers; silver spangles; guards are inlaid with gold colored metal plaques with raised patterns and set with faceted steel balls; threaded with white ribbon.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Inscriptions
Paper tag written in ink: ""1 B"".
Material
horn (animal material)
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
painting (coating)
sequins (spangles)
silk (textile)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Branch
brisé fans
FAN
foliation (pattern)
Horn
horn (animal material)
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
Painted
painting (coating)
sequins (spangles)
Silk
silk (textile)
Spangles
Steel
steel (alloy)
Accession Number
1925.132
GUSN
30528

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