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Folding Fan & Box

Description

FAN (A): Carved and pierced ivory sticks with flowers, patterned [ground?] and central floral medallion; blue silk leaf with white lace on side; blue tassel with blue chenille and silver beads. BOX (B): White cardboard with gilt border; 12" long.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1869
Material
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
lace (needlework)
piercing
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN & BOX
fans (costume accessories)
ivory (tooth component)
Lace
lace (needlework)
Pierced
piercing
Silk
silk (textile)
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1965.176AB
GUSN
47204

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