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Fan with box

Description

White paper leaf with 3 applied oval medallions of engravings of cherubs in sepia tones; medallions topped with bows & framed with leaves in gilt paint; sandalwood sticks & guards carved in foliate pattern & painted brown; metal rivet. . 2 is original box.

Details

Maker
Faucon (Maker)
Inscriptions
Bow shape stamped in gold in box cover: 1. on loop - ""FAUCON"" 2. left ribbon - REPARATIOPNS/EVENTAILS ART... IQUES' 3. right ribbon - ""61. Passage des Panorames/ PARIS""
Location of origin
Paris, France
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Appliqued
Carved
Cherub
FAN
fans (equipment)
Foliate
Medallion
Painted
Sandalwood
Sepia-Toned
Unidentified Paper
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1969.6932.1-2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
909

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