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Fan & Box

Description

FAN (A): Long, narrow ivory sticks and guards; edges of guards carved; sticks pierced under leaf; ivory chiffon leaf with deep lace border and painted with small pink and white flowers; metal ring. BOX (B): Covered with ivory paper with embossed diamond pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890s
Material
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
lace (needlework)
painting (coating)
piercing
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN & BOX
fans (costume accessories)
ivory (tooth component)
Lace
lace (needlework)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pierced
piercing
Silk
silk (textile)
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1948.56AB
GUSN
54810

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