Brise' Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1795-1810

GUSN

GUSN-29851

Description

Small brise' fan; carved ivory sticks, round edges; carved with floral trail, swags, birds, medallions with pagodas and shield (without initials); cream silk ribbon; sticks have comb-like background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brisé fans
accessories
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
Chinoiserie
Vegetable Ivory
Carved
Chinoiserie
FAN

Inscription

Handwritten: ""4-E"".

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1923.237