Object Place: France
Guard: 24.5 cm (9 5/8 in.); maximum open: 42 cm (16 9/16 in.); arc: 140°
Medium or Technique
Paper leaf, printed and painted in watercolor; wood sticks
Not On View
Double paper leaf. Design of overlapping assignats (paper currency issued 1789-97) against black lines on pale green background. Dark polished wood guards; seventeen light polished wood blades.
Gift of Esther Oldham to MFA, June 9, 1976.