Fontange Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1876-1899

GUSN

GUSN-39859

Description

Sticks and guards covered in scarlet Moroccan leather, trimmed with gilt overlaying leaf of faded scarlet moire; leaf unfolds to semi-circle; brass washers and ring with purplish red cord and tassel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

commodes (headdresses)
accessories
leather
moiré
silk (textile)
Leather
Silk
Moire
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Waldo O. Ross

Accession Number

1938.914