Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-12116

Description

Bamboo sticks and guards covered in gilt; gilt and silver flower-tipped branch appliqued to guards; red lace leaf with chiffon top painted with cherubs and flowers in ivory, pink and blue; brass rivet and ring with mother of pearl washer.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
appliqué (technique)
bamboo (material)
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
chiffon
lace (needlework)
mother of pearl
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
bamboo (material)
foliation (pattern)
putti (motifs)
floral patterns
Bamboo
Silk
Lace
Chiffon
Brass
Mother-of-Pearl
Painted
Appliqued
Cherub
Floral
Carved
Branch
FAN

Additional Identification Number

WHS 353/6

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.356