Folding Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840s

GUSN

GUSN-52120

Description

Carved and pierced ivory sticks; guards carved with spriral; paper leaf printed and painted with landscape with two men and two women in 18th C. dress, leaf has printed silver garland border; reverse is white paper embossed with floral trail.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
embossing
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
Painted
Transfer Printed
Embossed
Landscape
Classical Figure
FAN

Inscription

Handwritten tag: ""25 B"".

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1941.323