Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-36856

Description

FAN (A): Ivory sticks and guard, pierced in coral pattern and inlaid with silver; white paper leaf set with three lithograph medallions with figures, surrounded by elaborate silver geometric pattern; reverse is printed with three medallions with fugures surrounded by foliate branches and scrolls in silver; ring and rivet missing; held together with wire; two small silk tassels on narrow cord. BOX (B): Cardboard, two pieces.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
ivory (tooth component)
lithography
metal
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
scrolls (motifs)
Vegetable Ivory
Unidentified Paper
Silk
Unidentified Metal
Lithography
Classical Figure
Scroll
FAN

Inscription

On Box: ""Mrs. J. Cushings"".

Additional Identification Number

1934.1207A,B,C

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Estate of Miss Caroline M. Smith

Accession Number

1934.1207A-C