Circular brisé lorgnette fan

Probably French
Late 18th–early 19th century


Dimensions

16 x 22 cm (6 5/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2083

Medium or Technique

Silk; Ribbon, gilt-silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Green silk connection ribbon. Pierced horn sticks, gilt-silver and silver foil decoration, inset steel dots. Heads of guards extended to form handle. Opera glass rivet. Condition: one blade broken.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection