Folding Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-29458

Description

Ivory sticks pierced and inlaid with silver bands; glossy black paper leaf with three printed and painted medallions, central one with scene of man on knees before woman (on bench with maid behind), and two other scenes of two women; reverse has moire' ground and is plain black; black silk tassel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
ivory (tooth component)
lithography
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Vegetable Ivory
Unidentified Paper
Lithography
Painted
Medallion
Classical Figure
FAN

Inscription

Handwritten tag: ""12 B"".

Additional Identification Number

1922.302

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1922.303