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Fan & Box

Description

FAN: Long narrow ebonized sandalwood sticks and guards; inlaid with spangles; black chiffon leaf sewn all over with sequins; shell washers. BOX (B): Metal box with broad gold grosgrain bow has hinged lid and is covered with shiny paper printed in blue and yellow to imitate weaving.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Inscriptions
BOX: Paper in box: ""1890-1900"".
Material
gauze
sandalwood (wood)
sequins (spangles)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
FAN & BOX
fans (costume accessories)
gauze
Gauze
Sandalwood
sandalwood (wood)
sequins (spangles)
Spangles
Accession Number
1937.574
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Mary Lee Ware
GUSN
39128

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