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Folding Fan

Description

Carved and pierced ivory sticks; guards carved with spriral; paper leaf printed and painted with landscape with two men and two women in 18th C. dress, leaf has printed silver garland border; reverse is white paper embossed with floral trail.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840s
Inscriptions
Handwritten tag: ""25 B"".
Material
embossing
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Classical Figure
Embossed
embossing
FAN
fans (equipment)
ivory (tooth component)
Landscape
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1941.323
GUSN
52120

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