Feather Fan & Box

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-38291

Description

Fan (A): black lacquered wooden sticks and guards painted w/ gold branches; leaf of black feathers; brass rivet, mother of pearl washers. Box (B) is black lacquered and hinged. Oriental scene painted on lid in gold. Pink floral paper lining w/ bud and floral spray painted inside lid; hook clasp.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (costume accessories)
accessories
feather (material)
lacquering
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
feather (material)
Orientalism
Unidentified Paper
Feather
Painted
Lacquered
Orientalism
FAN & BOX

Additional Identification Number

1935.1495A,B

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1935.1495AB