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Description

Black silk gauze leaf with gold & silver sequins in swag patterns; ebonized sandalwood sticks & guards pierced, painted gold & set with sequins; metal ring & rivet. . 2 is original box, covered in black silk ribbed moire.

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
ebony (color)
painting (coating)
piercing
sandalwood (wood)
sequins (spangles)
silk (textile)
staining
stitching
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Ebonized
ebony (color)
FAN
fans (equipment)
Hand Stitched
Painted
painting (coating)
Pierced
piercing
Sandalwood
sandalwood (wood)
Sequins
sequins (spangles)
Silk
silk (textile)
staining
stitching
Swag
swags
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1969.6929.1-2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
906

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