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Description

Pierced and carved ivory sticks; inlaid with silver; overlay of mother of pearl on guards, pierced, carved and inlaid with silver; short white feather leaf painted with silver (design worn away); mother of pearl washer, carved metal ring; white silk cord and tassel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1870
Material
feather (material)
ivory (tooth component)
mother of pearl
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
FAN
fans (equipment)
Feather
feather (material)
ivory (tooth component)
mother of pearl
Mother-of-Pearl
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1918.1161
GUSN
7341

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