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Brise' Fan

Description

Carved ivory brise'; painted with flowers; gold flowers applied on one side on front and back; metal rivet; pink silk tape along top side; thin white silk ribbon.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1768-1799
Material
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
brisé fans
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN
ivory (tooth component)
Painted
painting (coating)
Silk
silk (textile)
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1965.212
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret A. Simmonds
GUSN
47237

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