Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850s

GUSN

GUSN-30228

Description

Ivory sticks and guards; openwork carving inlaid with silver; courting mirrors set in both guards; ivory moire' leaf painted with floral sprays in pastel colors and gilt; single gilt spray on reverse; mother of pearl washer; carved brass ring; ivory silk cord and tassel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
moiré
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
silver (metal)
floral patterns
Vegetable Ivory
Silk
Moire
Silver
Painted
Carved
Spray
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1924.323