Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-25404

Description

Silk cord and tassel attached to metal ring handle. Pierced and shaped ivory or celluloid stays have creamy white silk applied leaf forms w/ applied silver sequin decorations.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
ivory (tooth component)
metal
sequins (spangles)
silk (textile)
Silk
Sequins
Unidentified Metal
Vegetable Ivory
FAN

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.575