Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850s

GUSN

GUSN-54231

Description

Black lacquered sticks and guards w/ tiny mirror on guard; painted w/ roses and morning glories w/ gilt; paper leaf w/ inset lithograph medallion country dance scene w/ women and men on reverse; shell washer; carved metal ring; faded red silk cord and tassel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
embossing
lacquering
lithography
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
rose (genus)
Unidentified Paper
Silk
Painted
Lacquered
Embossed
Classical Figure
Rose
Morning Glory
Lithography
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Bequest of Edgar J. Rollins

Accession Number

1946.174