Fontange Fan & Box

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890s

GUSN

GUSN-38992

Description

FAN (A): Carved and pierced tortoise shell sticks and guards; gold lace leaf; shell rivet and ring. BOX (B,C): Two-piece box covered with shiny white paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

commodes (headdresses)
accessories
carving (processes)
lace (needlework)
paper (fiber product)
piercing
tortoise shell
Shell
Lace
Unidentified Paper
Carved
Pierced
FAN & BOX

Additional Identification Number

1937.291A,B,C

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1937.291A-C