Fan & Box

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1862

GUSN

GUSN-40162

Description

FAN (A): Mother of pearl sticks, pierced with flowers and pique'; scalloped ivory silk leaf, with steel spangles, and cream lace trim; long cream silk tassel with steel beads. BOX (B,C): Elongated oval (shape of fan) covered with tan moire paper, with gilt oval medallion with grape leaves.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (costume accessories)
accessories
moiré
mother of pearl
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
sequins (spangles)
weddings
Silk
Unidentified Paper
Spangles
Moire
Mother-of-Pearl
Wedding
FAN & BOX

Inscription

Handwritten on bottom of box: ""Mama's Wedding / fan / G.G.""

Additional Identification Number

1939.116A,B,C

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Grace Gilbert

Accession Number

1939.116A-C

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