Brise' Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1870-1880

GUSN

GUSN-43094

Description

Unfinished white wood sticks and guards; brise' type fan; threaded with white ribbon; spray of red leaves drawn on one side, pen and ink cartoon of man, woman and children on other; two small figures drawn on one guard; mother of pearl washer; metal rivet; two red silk tassels.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brisé fans
accessories
ink
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
monograms
Silk
Ink
Classical Figure
Monogram
FAN

Inscription

Pen and ink on guard (opposite guard with figures): ""E P"" overlapping with foliate trail. [for Ellen Page].

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1931.1942