Fan

American
about 1875


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

36 x 27 x 2 cm (14 3/16 x 10 5/8 x 13/16 in.) fan open

Accession Number

1976.356

Medium or Technique

Leather, glazed cotton, brass

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

“British Gentleman’s” cockade fan. Red leather leaf. Dark red leather over wood case. Brass and red cardboard buttons at rivet. Brass ends, steel ring to fasten open or closed.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection