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Description

Ebonized wooden sticks and guards with floral carving; pierced under leaf; ivory chiffon leaf handpainted with wisteria; deep border of black lace; metal ring and washer; black silk cord and knobs.

Details

Maker
Possibly Garindy (Painter)
Date
ca. 1890
Inscriptions
Signed in ink at center of leaf: ""Garindy"".
Material
carving (processes)
chiffon
ebony (color)
hand-painted
lace (needlework)
painting (image-making)
piercing
silk (textile)
staining
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
chiffon
Chiffon
Ebonized
ebony (color)
FAN
fans (equipment)
floral patterns
flower (plant material)
hand-painted
Lace
lace (needlework)
Painted
painting (image-making)
Pierced
piercing
Silk
silk (textile)
staining
Wisteria
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1970.317
GUSN
48338

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