Folding Fan & Box

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880s

GUSN

GUSN-53225

Description

FAN (A): Wooden sticks and guard painted to resemble tortoise shell; leaf of dark blue green satin painted with bird in pink and yellow on tree branch; metal loop and rivet. BOX (B): Long, wide cardboard box, two-piece, covered in glossy white paper; plain interior.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (costume accessories)
accessories
cardboard
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
satin
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
Silk
Satin
Painted
Bird
Cardboard
Unidentified Paper
FAN & BOX

Inscription

BOX (B): Ink stamps: 1) at end of lid: ""CROWN / ECLIPSE / Quality A"" 2) at opposite end: ""OLD GOLD"".

Additional Identification Number

1942.919A,B

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1942.919AB