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Folding Fan

Description

Folding fan, carved and combed ivory sticks and guards; white satin leaf with silk embroidered roses and forget-me-nots; plain reverse; metal loop; mother of pearl rivet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880s
Material
carving (processes)
combing (yarn-making)
embroidering
ivory (tooth component)
satin
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
Combed
combing (yarn-making)
Embroidered
embroidering
FAN
fans (equipment)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Forget-Me-Not
ivory (tooth component)
Rose
rose (genus)
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1947.127
GUSN
54560

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