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Brise' Fan

Description

Tortoise shell sticks and guards; brise' type, threaded with pink ribbon; pierced in coral and leaf pattern; painted with blue flowers with green leaves; mother of pearl washers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Material
coral (material)
corals (animals)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
tortoise shell
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
brisé fans
Coral
coral (material)
corals (animals)
FAN
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
Painted
painting (coating)
Shell
Silk
silk (textile)
tortoise shell
Accession Number
1925.134
GUSN
30530

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