Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850s

GUSN

GUSN-53456

Description

Ivory sticks and guards, pierced and inlaid with silver; courting mirror set in one guard; paper leaf with three lithogrpahed medallions with 18th Century figures inset surrounded by elaborate silver scrolls; reverse has center medallion with 18th Century figures framed with silver scrolls; mother of pearl washer, carved metal ring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
inlay (process)
ivory (tooth component)
lithography
mirrors
paper (fiber product)
piercing
glass (material)
Vegetable Ivory
Unidentified Paper
Glass
Pierced
Inlaid
Lithography
Classical Figure
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1943.188