FAN

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-911

Description

. 2 is fan of sheer ivoery silk & cotton stiffened crepe painted with flowers & butterflies in yellow, orange, green & brown, ornamented with multicolor sequins; ivory sticks & guards carved with scroll & floral pattern painted gold & ornamented with multicolor sequins; metal rivet & ring. . 1A & B are original box & cover covered in white paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
Women's personal gear
Silk
Cotton
Vegetable Ivory
Sequins
Machine Sewn
Painted
Carved
Floral
Butterfly
FAN

Inscription

Printed in black on cover of box: ""F.B. TOPPAN/NOVELTIES IN FANCY GOODS/AND/FINE JEWELRY,/ 144 TREMONT ST.,/BOSTON""

Associated Person

Toppan, F. B.

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6934.2

Places

Massachusetts (United States)

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