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Brise' Fan

Description

Black lacquered wooden sticks and guards; brise' type threaded with black ribbon; sticks pierced in oval motif above and below ribbon; metal rivet and washer.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870s
Material
carving (processes)
lacquering
machine-made
piercing
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
brisé fans
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN
Lacquered
lacquering
machine-made
Pierced
piercing
Silk
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1935.1450
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Ruth Child
GUSN
38273

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