Fan & Box

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890s

GUSN

GUSN-35576

Description

FAN (A): Sandalwood sticks and guards, carved birds and floral trail painted gold and silver; raised bird and flowers on right guard; sticks pierced under leaf; dark red chiffon leaf with brown and gold painted birds and branches; rhinestone-set rivet; metal ring with red tassel. BOX (B,C): Two-piece box covered in maroon embossed-pattern paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (costume accessories)
accessories
gauze
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
sandalwood (wood)
Sandalwood
Gauze
Unidentified Paper
Painted
FAN & BOX

Inscription

Stamped in gold inside lid of BOX: ""BUISSOT / FABRIQUE d'EVENTAILS / 46 RUE DES PETITES ECURIES"".

Additional Identification Number

1933.247A,B,C

Maker

Buissot (Maker)

Location of Origin

?, France

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1933.247A-C