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Fan & Box

Description

FAN (A): Pierced and carved ivory sticks and guards set with spangles; leaf of purple silk petals tipped with marabou; mother of pearl sasher; metal ring with purple silk cord and tassel. BOX (B): Missing. [No box mentioned in accession book].

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860s
Material
carving (processes)
feather (material)
ivory (tooth component)
piercing
sequins (spangles)
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN & BOX
fans (costume accessories)
Feather
feather (material)
ivory (tooth component)
Pierced
piercing
sequins (spangles)
Silk
silk (textile)
Spangles
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1931.610AB
GUSN
7371

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