Brise' Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

3rd Quar.19th C

GUSN

GUSN-27237

Description

Bone sticks and guards, pierced in coral pattern; scalloped tops and lower portion of sticks and guards; threaded with ivory ribbon; mother-of-pearl washer.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brisé fans
accessories
bone (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
corals (animals)
coral (material)
ivory (tooth component)
piercing
silk (textile)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
corals (animals)
coral (material)
Vegetable Ivory
Bone
Silk
Pierced
Coral
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1914.133