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Fan & Box

Description

FAN (A): Small ivory sticks and guards, carved in floral spray and gilded; leaf of white lace; gilded washer and ring. BOX (B): Cardboard, hinged, covered in white moire.

Details

Maker
Probably Ziffer, Melville (Retailer)
Date
1900-1910
Inscriptions
Box: ""Melville Ziffer Dentelle Venise"" [Venetian Lace].
Material
carving (processes)
gilding
ivory (tooth component)
lace (needlework)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear; Personal Assistive Artifacts
Descriptive terms
boxes (containers)
carving (processes)
Fan, Hand
fans (costume accessories)
gilding
ivory (tooth component)
lace (needlework)
paper (fiber product)
Accession Number
1945.435AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mary Thacher
GUSN
54098

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