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Fontange Fan

Description

Small folding fan; tortoise shell sticks and guards inlaid with steel pique; center sticks longer than guards; leaf of black lace netting with steel sequins.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1933
Material
inlay (process)
lace (needlework)
piqué
sequins (spangles)
tortoise shell
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
commodes (headdresses)
FAN
Inlaid
inlay (process)
Lace
lace (needlework)
Picque
piqué
sequins (spangles)
Shell
Spangles
tortoise shell
Accession Number
1948.53
GUSN
54808

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