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Fan & Box

Description

FAN (A): Ivory sticks and guards, pierced, carved and inalid with silver; white paper leaf has three inset lithographed medallions with figures surrounded by embossed floral pattern in silver and green; reverse has center medallion with figures surrounded by printed floral [ ] in silver; mother of pearl washer; carved metal ring. BOX (B,C): Cardboard, hinged, covered in light blue paper with multicolor floral pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850s
Material
carving (processes)
inlay (process)
ivory (tooth component)
lithography
paper (fiber product)
piercing
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
Classical Figure
FAN & BOX
fans (costume accessories)
Inlaid
inlay (process)
ivory (tooth component)
lithography
Lithography
paper (fiber product)
Pierced
piercing
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1945.499A-C
GUSN
54116

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