Graduation fan

American (Massachusetts, Braintree)
1890–1900
Artist Fan Company


Object Place: Braintree, Massachusetts, USA

Dimensions

22.5 x 37.7 x 3 cm (8 7/8 x 14 13/16 x 1 3/16 in.) open

Accession Number

1976.377

Medium or Technique

Silk gauze, Linen and cotton lace, metal spangles, imitation ivory

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White silk stiff gauze leaf decorated with steel sequins, machine-made white lace center and along top. Carved imitation ivory sticks. To be carried at graduations or balls.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection