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Rigid Feather Fan

Description

Silver filigree handle with long white satin ribbon; rigid white goose feather leaf with traces of painted bird; white satin rosettes where leaf and handle join.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1879
Material
feather (material)
filigree enameling
geese
painting (coating)
satin
silk (textile)
silver (metal)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
FAN
fans (equipment)
Feather
feather (material)
Filigree
filigree enameling
geese
Painted
painting (coating)
Rosette
rosette (motif)
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
Silver
silver (metal)
Wedding
weddings
Accession Number
1953.M14
GUSN
45496

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