Folding Fan & Box

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-47210

Description

FAN (A): Mother of pearl sticks and guards pierced with silver (tarnished) and gilt inlay; pierced ivory slips; leaf of cream lace; metal loop with cream silk ribbon. BOX (B): Pasteboard covered and lined with cream satin; lid attached at side; inside edges lined with gold paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (costume accessories)
accessories
abalone shell
inlay (process)
ivory (tooth component)
lace (needlework)
pasteboard (paper)
piercing
satin
Abalone
Vegetable Ivory
Lace
Satin
Particle Board
Pierced
Inlaid
FAN & BOX

Inscription

Stamped in gold inside lid: ""TIFFANY & Co.""o

Additional Identification Number

1965.183A,B
19.1942ab

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1965.183AB