Fan & Box

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-31919

Description

Fan (A): long, narrow pierced and carved sticks and guards; paper leaf embossed in gold with arch pattern on one side; reverse is lithograph of pastoral scene with figures in 18th Century dress framed in gilt; mother of pearl washers. BOX (B): Hinged cardboard covered with teal moire'.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (costume accessories)
accessories
carving (processes)
embossing
ivory (tooth component)
lithography
paper (fiber product)
piercing
arches
pastoral
Vegetable Ivory
Unidentified Paper
Embossed
Lithography
Pierced
Carved
Classical Figure
Arch
Pastoral
FAN & BOX

Additional Identification Number

1928.28A,B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1928.28AB