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Description

Ivory sticks and guards, pierced and inlaid with silver; courting mirror set in one guard; paper leaf with three lithogrpahed medallions with 18th Century figures inset surrounded by elaborate silver scrolls; reverse has center medallion with 18th Century figures framed with silver scrolls; mother of pearl washer, carved metal ring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850s
Material
glass (material)
inlay (process)
ivory (tooth component)
lithography
mirrors
paper (fiber product)
piercing
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Classical Figure
FAN
fans (equipment)
Glass
glass (material)
Inlaid
inlay (process)
ivory (tooth component)
lithography
Lithography
mirrors
paper (fiber product)
Pierced
piercing
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1943.188
GUSN
53456

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