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Fan & Box

Description

FAN (A): Sandalwood sticks and guards, carved birds and floral trail painted gold and silver; raised bird and flowers on right guard; sticks pierced under leaf; dark red chiffon leaf with brown and gold painted birds and branches; rhinestone-set rivet; metal ring with red tassel. BOX (B,C): Two-piece box covered in maroon embossed-pattern paper.

Details

Maker
Buissot (Maker)
Date
1890s
Inscriptions
Stamped in gold inside lid of BOX: ""BUISSOT / FABRIQUE d'EVENTAILS / 46 RUE DES PETITES ECURIES"".
Location of origin
?, France
Material
gauze
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
sandalwood (wood)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
FAN & BOX
fans (costume accessories)
gauze
Gauze
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Sandalwood
sandalwood (wood)
Unidentified Paper
Accession Number
1933.247A-C
GUSN
35576

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