Fan

Swiss
19th century


Object Place: Switzerland

Dimensions

26.5 cm (10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.337

Medium or Technique

Wood; carved

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Brisé fan with brown silk connecting ribbon. Carved and etched fruitwood or Swiss walnut sticks, gentian flowers on blades and reverse guard, rose of obverse guard; lacquered decals of costumes of the 22 Swiss Cantons on blades (names on reverse).

Credit Line

Oldham Collection