Brise Feather Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-47245

Description

Pierced ivory sticks and guards; guards have painted silver blocks; goose feathers dyed maroon, painted with exotic flowers in blue, green and silver; marabou tips on leaf; mother of pearl washer, thin pink and white ribbon.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brisé fans
feather (material)
geese
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
piercing
Fan, Hand
Fan, Brisé
Vegetable Ivory
Feather
Pierced
Painted
Fan, Brisé

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret A. Simmonds

Accession Number

1965.220