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Folding Fan & Box

Description

Folding fan; carved and combed ebony sticks and guard with leaf motif; leaf of black faille painted with pink sweet peas in tempora; metal loop; wooden rivet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Material
carving (processes)
combing (yarn-making)
ebony (wood)
faille
painting (coating)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
Combed
combing (yarn-making)
Ebony
ebony (wood)
Faille
faille
FAN & BOX
fans (costume accessories)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Painted
painting (coating)
Sweet Peas
Accession Number
1931.1581AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Lydia G. Chace
GUSN
34377

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