Fan

English
about 1880–1900


Object Place: England

Dimensions

54 cm (21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1976.508

Medium or Technique

Feathers

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Folding feather fan. Golden eagle feathers of increasing length left to right; marabou feathers at base. Mounted on blond Neopolitan shell sticks, yellow silk connecting ribbon; gold stork with fish on crown mounted on obverse guard. Diamond paste studs in rivet.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection