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Folding Fan

Description

Folding fan; pierced and carved ivory sticks and guards; white satin leaf painted withs birds and dogwood branches; leaf back plain white satin; ivory loop; mother of pearl rivet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870s
Associated Building
Used At Bartlett-Atkinson House.
Material
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
piercing
satin
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Aves (class)
Bird
Branch
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN
fans (equipment)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
foliation (pattern)
ivory (tooth component)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pierced
piercing
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1927.1038
GUSN
31566

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