probably English or French
Object Place: England or France (probably)
21.7 cm (8 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fan with cut steel, brass and gilded paper decoration embroidered with white silk thread on white silk obverse leaf with openings revealing glit-silver center leaf; gold silk gauze reverse leaf. Beize trim across top. Carved horn sticks with gold painted details and cut steel piqué work. Diamond paste studs in rivet. Condition: obverse guard broken.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection