Folding fan

European
about 1880–90


Object Place: Europe

Dimensions

30 cm (11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.517

Medium or Technique

Feathers

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Folding feather fan. Beige feathers of increasing length sides to center, edged by bird of paradise feathers. Light brown embossed leather covers dark wood sticks; brown silk connecting ribbon. Brass ring.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection