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Description

Ivory sticks and guards, narrow, pierced in coral pattern; paper leaf printed in gray; three inset medallions, lithographed and hand colored, figures in 18th Century dress; reverse silver floral and scroll printed on white; mother of pearl washer.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840s
Material
hand coloring
ivory (tooth component)
lithography
paper (fiber product)
piercing
printing (process)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Classical Figure
FAN
fans (equipment)
Hand Colored
hand coloring
ivory (tooth component)
lithography
Lithography
paper (fiber product)
Pierced
piercing
printing (process)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1953.M10
GUSN
7465

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