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Feather Fan

Description

FAN (A): Turned ivory handle; round leaf of brown feathers and marabou with small stuffed yellow bird mounted at center. BOX (B): Faded pink cardboard, teardrop shape (to fit around fan).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870s
Material
Aves (class)
cardboard
feather (material)
ivory (tooth component)
taxidermy
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Aves (class)
Cardboard
cardboard
FAN & BOX
fans (costume accessories)
Feather
feather (material)
ivory (tooth component)
Stuffed Bird
Taxidermy
taxidermy
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1929.587AB
GUSN
32714

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