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Feather Fan & Box

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Maker
unknown
Date
1870s?
Inscriptions
Printed label inside box lid: Around edge of label: (left:) ""Every article"", (right:) ""neartly repaired"", (top:) ""For things of use and things of sport"", (bottom:) ""The gay and curious here resort"". Printed on ribbon: ""WOODWORTH'S LATE BONFANTIS / FANCY STORE / 325 BROADWAY N-YORK"".
Material
coral (material)
corals (animals)
feather (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Aves (class)
Bird
Branch
butterflies
Butterfly
Coral
coral (material)
corals (animals)
FAN & BOX
fans (costume accessories)
Feather
feather (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
foliation (pattern)
ivory (tooth component)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1930.407AB
GUSN
33286

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