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Description

Mother of pearl sticks, pierced, carved and gilded; lacquered paper leaf; front of leaf is dark blue with five panels in multicolor with cherubs, pastoral and garden scenes with figures; back is black with trees and flowers in gold; metal rivet and ring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770s, 1840s
Material
lacquering
lithography
mother of pearl
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Cherub
Classical Figure
FAN
fans (equipment)
Lacquered
lacquering
Lithography
lithography
mother of pearl
Mother-of-Pearl
paper (fiber product)
pastoral
Pastoral
putti (motifs)
Unidentified Paper
Accession Number
1930.154
GUSN
33155

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