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Folding Fan

Description

Sandalwood sticks and guards, openwork carving, set with spangles; dark blue silk leaf cut to look like petals, with silver sequins; shell washer; carved brass ring; blue tassel and cord.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1865
Material
carving (processes)
openwork
sandalwood (wood)
sequins (spangles)
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN
fans (equipment)
Open Work
openwork
Sandalwood
sandalwood (wood)
Sequins
sequins (spangles)
Silk
silk (textile)
Spangles
Accession Number
1965.209
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret A. Simmonds
GUSN
47234

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