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Description

Pierced and carved ivory sticks and guards; white satin leaf painted with scene of a woman knitting leaning up against a tree, with a hunter looking on; also present are geese and a dog; arched metal handle with pearl rivets.

Details

Maker
Possibly Laurence, A. (Painter)
Date
1890-1900
Inscriptions
Signed ""A. Laurence"".
Material
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
piercing
satin
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
Dog
dog (animal)
FAN
fans (equipment)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
geese
Goose
hunters (people)
Huntsmen
ivory (tooth component)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pierced
piercing
satin
Satin
Vegetable Ivory
Woman
women (female humans)
Accession Number
1965.219
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret A. Simmonds
GUSN
47244
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Title Fan Accession number 1932.221A Notes 1932.221 A FAN Relationship Similar item

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