Brise' Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1830-1840

GUSN

GUSN-47238

Description

Carved ivory brise' with rounded stick-ends; three large medallions (one shield-shaped) and eight smaller ones; white silk ribbon along top; wide white silk ribbon handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brisé fans
accessories
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
silk (textile)
Vegetable Ivory
Silk
Carved
Medallion
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret A. Simmonds

Accession Number

1965.213