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Fan & Box

Description

FAN (A): Abalone sticks and guards; leaf of ivory taffeta overlaid with black floral lace; mother of pearl button over rivet; metal ring; long ivory silk cord and tassel. BOX (B): Hinged cardboard covered with ivory satin, with gold rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890s
Material
abalone shell
lace (needlework)
satin
silk (textile)
taffeta
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
Abalone
abalone shell
accessories
FAN & BOX
fans (costume accessories)
Lace
lace (needlework)
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
taffeta
Taffeta
Accession Number
1940.3AB
GUSN
40381
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Title Fan & Box Accession number 1947.546AB Notes 1947.546 FAN Relationship Similar item

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