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Description

Short, broad sandalwood sticks, perced, carved and set with spangles; brown taffeta leaf cut like petals, sewn with sequins; brown silk tassel and cord; mother of pearl washer, carved brass ring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860s
Material
carving (processes)
piercing
sandalwood (wood)
sequins (spangles)
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN
fans (equipment)
Pierced
piercing
Sandalwood
sandalwood (wood)
Sequins
sequins (spangles)
Silk
silk (textile)
Spangles
Accession Number
1940.901
GUSN
40766

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