Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-12122

Description

Carved ivory sticks and guards; small black satin leaf appliqued with white linen lace; black satin appliqued to back of sticks to show through carving; brass rivet and ring with mother of pearl washer.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
appliqué (technique)
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
lace (needlework)
linen (material)
mother of pearl
satin
silk (textile)
floral patterns
Vegetable Ivory
Silk
Satin
Linen
Brass
Mother-of-Pearl
Lace
Appliqued
Carved
Floral
FAN

Additional Identification Number

WHS 353/ 1

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.361