Fan with Belgian point and bobbin lace

French or Belgian
About 1870


Dimensions

29 cm (11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.539

Medium or Technique

Mother-of-pearl, wook, Silk; Belgian point, bobbin lace, carved, painted

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fan with Belgian point and bobbin lace appliquéd to white net leaf. Carved and etched mother-of-pearl blades below shoulders and guards in conventionalized floral motif; white painted wood blades above shoulders. White silk tassels depends from steel ring.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection