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Description

Long, black wooden sticks and guards; openwork carving, painted feathers and roses in gilt, pink and green; short paper leaf; glossy purple background with gilt scrolls inset with lithograph medallion of 18th Century figures; smaller medallion with fsigure on reverse; carved metal ring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850s
Material
carving (processes)
feather (material)
lithography
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
Classical Figure
FAN
fans (equipment)
Feather
feather (material)
floral patterns
lithography
Lithography
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Rose
rose (genus)
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1928.266
GUSN
31996

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