Mother of pearl fan

Spanish
18th century


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: length 10 1/2" spread 19"

Accession Number

17.1679

Medium or Technique

Pierced and gilded mother of pearl

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fourteen pierced and gilded mother of pearl sticks. Paper leaf painted on one side with court scene, on reverse skating scene. End of swivel gilt and enameled. Red silk rassel. Signed (Rosenthal?) Both guards mended.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Sarah Dearborn