Folding Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880s

GUSN

GUSN-54560

Description

Folding fan, carved and combed ivory sticks and guards; white satin leaf with silk embroidered roses and forget-me-nots; plain reverse; metal loop; mother of pearl rivet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
carving (processes)
combing (yarn-making)
embroidering
ivory (tooth component)
satin
silk (textile)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
rose (genus)
Vegetable Ivory
Silk
Satin
Carved
Combed
Embroidered
Rose
Forget-Me-Not
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1947.127