Folding feather fan in fontange shape. Shaded dyed red feathers with brown curled feathers at top. Thirteen black painted and gold embossed wood blades, black silk connecting ribbon. Black silk tassel and loop (for securing fan closed) depend from brass ring.
Feather brisé fan
- about 1910
- Guard: 36.5 cm (14 3/8 in.); maximum open: 59 cm (23 1/4 in.)
- Medium or Technique
- Feathers on gilded wood blades with applied dyed feathers; silk; brass
- Accession Number
- Not on view