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Brise' Fan

Description

Folding; ivory brise' carved with featherstitching pattern; alternating sticks painted with orange, blue, pink and yellow flowers; pink silk ribbon; riveted.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Material
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
brisé fans
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN
ivory (tooth component)
Painted
painting (coating)
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1930.882
GUSN
7366

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