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Fan with box

Description

Brise sandalwood carved in lacy pattern with triangular filigree shape in center; scalloped stick ends with filigree carving, threaded with blue silk ribbon; metal rivet & ring. . 2 is original box covered in white diamond-pattern paper.

Details

Maker
Creusy, E. (Maker)
Inscriptions
Label, printed in gold, inside cover of box: in script ""Creusy/48 Rue Meslay/Paris""
Location of origin
Paris, France
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
sandalwood (wood)
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN
fans (equipment)
filigree
Filigree
Sandalwood
sandalwood (wood)
Silk
silk (textile)
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1969.6928.1-2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
905

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