Fan & Box

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860s

GUSN

GUSN-39524

Description

FAN (A): Small; plain ivory sticks; punched paper leaf, white with gilt flowers and scrolls; edged with marabou feathers; cream silk tassel. BOX (B,C): Elongated oval; plain white paper and cardboard.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (costume accessories)
accessories
ivory (tooth component)
feather (material)
paper (fiber product)
punching (surface marking technique)
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
Feather
Punched
FAN & BOX

Inscription

1) Handwritten on bottom of box: ""189S[?]"" 2) Writen on stick [hard to read]: ""x B / 4 ---"".

Additional Identification Number

1938.34A,B,C

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1938.34A-C