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Folding Souvenir Fan

Description

Ivory-colored celluloid sticks and guards, short and narrow with carved floral design painted in gilt and pastels; white paper leaf printed with center medallion with figures, background of bows, swags and leaves in gilt, yellow and green; glued-on sequins; reverse printed with bows, musical instruments and sheet music; metal rivet and ring.

Details

Maker
Duvelleroy, J. (Maker)
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
1) Printed on guard: ""DUVELLEROY - PARIS"". 2) Printed on medallion: ""RITZ"".
Location of origin
Paris & London
Associated Building
Associated With Ritz Hotel.
Material
carving (processes)
celluloid (cellulosic)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
sequins (spangles)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bow
Carved
carving (processes)
Celluloid
celluloid (cellulosic)
Classical Figure
FAN
fans (equipment)
Medallion
Musical Instrument
musical instruments
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Sequins
sequins (spangles)
Sheet Music
sheet music
souvenirs
Swag
swags
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Paper
Accession Number
1953.M21
GUSN
45502

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