Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

1751-1775

GUSN

GUSN-53948

Description

Narrow pierced and carved ivory sticks; paper leaf painted with Biblical scene of Abraham preparing to sacrifice his son Isaac; angel above ram at left; on reverse, a mountain in Chinese style.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
piercing
Bible
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
Carved
Pierced
Painted
Bible
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Estate of Miss E. W. Boardman

Accession Number

1945.35