Fan & Box

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1912

GUSN

GUSN-39475

Description

FAN (A): Broad sandalwood sticks, lacquered black with gilt; Oriental figures and motifs; white silk leaf set between silks with multicolor silk embroidery of oriental flowers, birds and leaves; mother of pearl washers, metal ring with magenta, blue and ivory silk tassel. BOX (B): Lacquered wooden box has hinged lid with gilt Oriental motifs; lid is lined with magenta silken paper painted with a bird, roses and leaves in black, pink, green and white; box has pink paper inner liner shaped like fan; push button closure.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (costume accessories)
accessories
embroidering
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Orientalism
Silk
Unidentified Paper
Painted
Embroidered
Classical Figure
Orientalism
FAN & BOX

Additional Identification Number

1937.1309A,B

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1937.1309AB