Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1820

GUSN

GUSN-7342

Description

Carved ivory sticks and guards with flowers and leaves; paper leaf with painted floral sprays of red, blue and purple flowers and painted purple and gold birds; stylized floral border at top; other side: three painted floral sprays of red, blue, yellow and purple flowers with applied silver spangles.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
floral patterns
Vegetable Ivory
Unidentified Paper
Painted
Carved
Spray
Bird
Floral
Fan

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1918.1341