Fan

French or Belgian
about 1870–1900


Object Place: France or Belgium

Dimensions

34.5 cm (13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.538

Medium or Technique

Silk; point de gaze lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fan with Brussels point de gaze lace leaf. Floral design. Mother-of-pearl blades below shoulders and guards; pierced ivory blades above shoulders; brass monogram “L O” and coronet mounted at head of obverse guard. Mother-of-pearl studs in rivet. White silk tassel depends from brass ring.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection