Fan & Box

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-45394

Description

FAN (A): Pierced and carved ivory sticks and guards, inlaid with silver; white paper leaf has on one side three lithograph medallions with 18th Century figures inset surrounded by elaborate pattern in silver and red; reverse is all printed in silver with figures, roses and scrolls; mother of pearl washer. BOX (B): Black lacquered wood, hinged; push button latch; floral spray painted on lid; lined with pale blue silk.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (costume accessories)
accessories
carving (processes)
inlay (process)
ivory (tooth component)
lithography
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
piercing
pastoral
floral patterns
rose (genus)
Vegetable Ivory
Unidentified Paper
Lithography
Inlaid
Painted
Pierced
Carved
Classical Figure
Rose
Pastoral
FAN & BOX

Additional Identification Number

1952.78A,B

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1952.78AB