Fan

American
1889


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

43.7 x 74.5 x 9 cm (17 3/16 x 29 5/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.847

Medium or Technique

Ostrich plumes and mother-of-pearl sticks and brass ring

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sixteen mother-of-pearl sticks, held together at narrow ends by a gold-colored pin and loop. The body of the fan is made of white ostrich plumes. Condition very good. In Tiffany and Company box. Belonged to Ellen Nichols Wood (Mrs. Harry S. Hall).

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Henry S. Hall, Jr.