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Description

Fan: Rose taffeta fan; sticks imitate feathers; gilt spangled sandalwood sticks; sticks are pierced. Box: white elongated oval w/ moire paper.

Details

Maker
Shreve, Brown & Co. (Maker)
Date
1860
Inscriptions
Printed label on cover: ""SHREVE, BROWN & CO./ Successors to/ JONES, BALL & CO/ JEWELERS/ AND/ SILVERSMITHS/ 226 Washington St./ &/ 1 Summer St./ BOSTON.""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
sandalwood (wood)
sequins (spangles)
silk (textile)
taffeta
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
FAN
fans (equipment)
Sandalwood
sandalwood (wood)
sequins (spangles)
Silk
silk (textile)
Spangles
taffeta
Taffeta
Accession Number
1932.1189
GUSN
35137

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