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Description

Ivory sticks and guards, pierced and carved; white satin leaf painted with floral spray and two butterflies in pastel colors; mother of pearl washer; carved metal ring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870s
Material
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
piercing
satin
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
butterflies
Butterfly
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN
fans (equipment)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
ivory (tooth component)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pierced
piercing
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1937.572
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Mary Lee Ware
GUSN
38654

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