Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850s

GUSN

GUSN-36751

Description

Ivory sticks and guards, carved and inlaid with gilt; white moire scalloped petalled leaf, edged in gilt, handpainted with figures in 18th Century dress in pastoral setting; roses on outside leaves; tipped with rose marabou; mother of pearl washer; carved metal ring with rose cord and tassel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
carving (processes)
inlay (process)
ivory (tooth component)
feather (material)
moiré
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
pastoral
Vegetable Ivory
Silk
Moire
Feather
Carved
Painted
Inlaid
Classical Figure
Pastoral
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1934.885