Brise' Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1800

GUSN

GUSN-7494

Description

Small ivory fan; carved ivory sticks with cream silk ribbon; shield shape with pagodas in center; surrounded by figures, trees, birds; sticks are comb-like.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brisé fans
accessories
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
silk (textile)
Chinoiserie
shields (motifs)
Vegetable Ivory
Silk
Carved
Shield
Pagoda
Chinoiserie
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1988.510