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Description

Narrow pierced ivory sticks; carved guard sticks; kidskin leaf painted with Greek allegorical scene; reverse has ship; greens ribbon at top and bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1726-1750
Inscriptions
Tag: ""3 A"".
Material
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
kidskin
piercing
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Allegory
allegory (artistic device)
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN
fans (equipment)
ivory (tooth component)
Kid
kidskin
Pierced
piercing
Ship
ships
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1946.25A
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Amelia Peabody
GUSN
54177

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