Folding Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1855-1869

GUSN

GUSN-47235

Description

Short ivory sticks and guards, pierced and carved; leaf of coarse white and silver cotton gauze cut into petal shapes; silver sequins; marabou tips; shell washer; carved metal ring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
carving (processes)
cotton (textile)
gauze
ivory (tooth component)
feather (material)
piercing
sequins (spangles)
Vegetable Ivory
Gauze
Cotton
Sequins
Feather
Pierced
Carved
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret A. Simmonds

Accession Number

1965.210