Fan & Box

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860

GUSN

GUSN-29930

Description

FAN (A): Short ivory sticks and guards, pierced and carved with circular motifs and set with spangles; leaf of white silk petal with scattered sequins, and tipped with white marabou feathers; mother of pearl washer; carved metal ring. BOX (B): Covered with white paper with moire' pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (costume accessories)
accessories
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
feather (material)
paper (fiber product)
piercing
sequins (spangles)
silk (textile)
Vegetable Ivory
Feather
Unidentified Paper
Spangles
Sequins
Pierced
Carved
Silk
FAN & BOX

Inscription

Written in pencil inside lid and on bottom: ""Emma"" ""94 / White"" also written on bottom.

Additional Identification Number

1923.428A,B,C

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1923.428A-C