Fan

Probably American
Around 1874


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

42.7 x 25.2 x 2.5 cm (16 13/16 x 9 15/16 x 1 in.) fan open

Accession Number

60.899

Medium or Technique

Ivory, silk, pigment, brass, silk cord and tassel

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Carved ivory sticks and painted blue silk. On front a spray of flowers. Nothing on back. Silk deteriorating at center sticks. Silk tassel at handle.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jason Westerfield