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Parasolette fan

French
1850–60


Object Place: France

Dimensions

29.5 x 30 cm (11 5/8 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2100

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Parasolette fan. Opens into circular fan (cockade) or small riding parasol. Polychrome plaid silk leaf. Polished wood guards and handle. Mother-of-pearl buttons on rivet. Brass mechanism. Condition: leaf much split.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection