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Fan & Box

Description

Fan (A): long, narrow pierced and carved sticks and guards; paper leaf embossed in gold with arch pattern on one side; reverse is lithograph of pastoral scene with figures in 18th Century dress framed in gilt; mother of pearl washers. BOX (B): Hinged cardboard covered with teal moire'.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Material
carving (processes)
embossing
ivory (tooth component)
lithography
paper (fiber product)
piercing
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Arch
arches
Carved
carving (processes)
Classical Figure
Embossed
embossing
FAN & BOX
fans (costume accessories)
ivory (tooth component)
Lithography
lithography
paper (fiber product)
pastoral
Pastoral
Pierced
piercing
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1928.28AB
GUSN
31919

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