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Folding Fan

Description

Short ivory sticks and guards, pierced and carved; leaf of coarse white and silver cotton gauze cut into petal shapes; silver sequins; marabou tips; shell washer; carved metal ring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1869
Material
carving (processes)
cotton (textile)
feather (material)
gauze
ivory (tooth component)
piercing
sequins (spangles)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
FAN
fans (equipment)
Feather
feather (material)
gauze
Gauze
ivory (tooth component)
Pierced
piercing
Sequins
sequins (spangles)
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1965.210
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret A. Simmonds
GUSN
47235

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