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Fan & Box

Description

Mother of pearl sticks and guards, carved and inlaid w/ gilt; white paper leaf insert w/ 5 lithograph medallions of women; background embossed w/ gilt; reverse printed in gilt; mother of pearl washers; metal ring; box lid covered in white ? embossed pattern highlighted in gilt.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
Classical Figure
FAN & BOX
fans (costume accessories)
Gilded
Inlaid
Lithography
Mother-of-Pearl
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1932.220
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Louis J. Snow
GUSN
34684

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