Circular fan

probably French
late 18th–early 19th century


Object Place: probably France

Dimensions

14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.2085

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Circular brisé fan, ivory silk connecting ribbon. Horn sticks with flowers at heads, glit-silver foil decoration, inset steel dots. Heads of guards extended to form handle. Condition: much foil missing.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection