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Description

Pierced ivory sticks with silver inlay; white silk leaf cut like petals, brocaded with gren leaves and red and pink flowers; shell washer, carved brass ring; white silk and metallic thread cord and tassel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865
Material
brocade (textile)
inlay (process)
ivory (tooth component)
piercing
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brocade
brocade (textile)
FAN
fans (equipment)
Inlaid
inlay (process)
ivory (tooth component)
Pierced
piercing
Silk
silk (textile)
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1940.241
GUSN
40502

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