Fan

French or Belgian
about 1880–90


Object Place: France or Belgium

Dimensions

36 cm (14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.536

Medium or Technique

Duchesse lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fan with Duchesse and point de gaze leaf. Floral design with central decorative motif with wheels. Mother-of-pearl blades below shoulders and guards encrused with gilt silver and silver in conventionalized floral motif; pierced ivory blades above shoulders. Diamond paste studs in rivet. Stylized brass ring.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection