Object Place: China, for export
Guard: 20.3 cm (8 in.); maximum open: 28 cm (11 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pierced and painted ivory blades; silk
Not On View
Pierced ivory sticks with reversible painted design of European and Asian figures: woman and boy offering fruit left, man and woman by tree center, man and two boys right (incomplete); trees between, butterflies above. White silk connecting ribbon.
Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, November 10, 1943.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection