Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

1840

GUSN

GUSN-29278

Description

Ivory serpentine shaped sticks and guards, pierced, carved and inlaid with gilt; ivory paper leaf, hand colored lithograph pictures; classical figures on one side, 17th C. figures on reverse; tipped with gray marabou feathers; mother of pearl washer.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
carving (processes)
gilding
inlay (process)
ivory (tooth component)
lithography
feather (material)
paper (fiber product)
piercing
serpentine (shape)
Vegetable Ivory
Unidentified Paper
Feather
Gilded
Lithography
Classical Figure
Serpentine
Inlaid
Pierced
Carved
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Wheelwright

Accession Number

1921.18