Brise' Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1820

GUSN

GUSN-30530

Description

Tortoise shell sticks and guards; brise' type, threaded with pink ribbon; pierced in coral and leaf pattern; painted with blue flowers with green leaves; mother of pearl washers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brisé fans
accessories
figure- and animal-derived motifs
corals (animals)
coral (material)
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
tortoise shell
figure- and animal-derived motifs
corals (animals)
coral (material)
floral patterns
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
Shell
Silk
Painted
Coral
Leaf
Floral
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1925.134