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Description

. 2 is fan of sheer ivoery silk & cotton stiffened crepe painted with flowers & butterflies in yellow, orange, green & brown, ornamented with multicolor sequins; ivory sticks & guards carved with scroll & floral pattern painted gold & ornamented with multicolor sequins; metal rivet & ring. . 1A & B are original box & cover covered in white paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
Printed in black on cover of box: ""F.B. TOPPAN/NOVELTIES IN FANCY GOODS/AND/FINE JEWELRY,/ 144 TREMONT ST.,/BOSTON""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Butterfly
Carved
Cotton
FAN
fans (equipment)
Floral
Machine Sewn
Painted
Sequins
Silk
Vegetable Ivory
Women's personal gear
People and organizations
Toppan, F. B.
Accession Number
1969.6934.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
911
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