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Brise' Fan

Description

Carved and pierced ivory sticks; handle with cream silk tassel; scalloped paper leaves of blue and white with silvered embossed floral motif.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1869
Material
carving (processes)
embossing
ivory (tooth component)
paper (fiber product)
piercing
scalloping
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
brisé fans
Carved
carving (processes)
Embossed
embossing
FAN
ivory (tooth component)
paper (fiber product)
Pierced
piercing
Scalloped
scalloping
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1988.513
GUSN
7495

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