Fontange Souvenir Fan

Date

1900-1933

GUSN

GUSN-45500

Description

Short and narrow wooden sticks and guards with carved and gilded floral design; pale green paper leaf painted with pink flowers and green leaves, highlighted in gilt; glued-on sequins; metal rivet and ring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

commodes (headdresses)
souvenirs
accessories
carving (processes)
gilding
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
sequins (spangles)
wood (plant material)
souvenirs
Unidentified Paper
Sequins
Painted
Carved
Gilded
Souvenir
FAN

Inscription

Embossed in gilt on guard: ""MERCE'DE`S RESTAURANT"".

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1953.M19