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Brise' Fan

Description

Black lacquered wooden carved sticks; plain guards; each stick has handpainted pansy and handpainted cut out crown at top; black silk ribbon; metal loop and black silk tassel with loop.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Inscriptions
Imprinted inside guard: ""Patent"".
Material
carving (processes)
lacquering
machine-made
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
brisé fans
Carved
carving (processes)
Crown
crowns (headdresses)
FAN
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Lacquered
lacquering
Machine Made
machine-made
Painted
painting (coating)
Pansy
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1945.304
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Laura R. Little
GUSN
54043

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