Brise' Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1820

GUSN

GUSN-30528

Description

Golden horn sticks; brise' type; painted gold branches and blue flowers; silver spangles; guards are inlaid with gold colored metal plaques with raised patterns and set with faceted steel balls; threaded with white ribbon.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brisé fans
accessories
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
horn (animal material)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
sequins (spangles)
steel (alloy)
foliation (pattern)
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
horn (animal material)
Horn
Silk
Steel
Spangles
Painted
Branch
FAN

Inscription

Paper tag written in ink: ""1 B"".

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1925.132