Brisé fan

French
1800–25


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Guard: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.); maximum open: 17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.2092

Medium or Technique

Pierced horn blades; silk; steel

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pierced horn blades decorated with steel piqué work. Yellow silk connecting ribbon, horn buttons on rivet.

Provenance

Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, November 10, 1943.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection