Object Place: France
Length (closed): 28 cm (11 in.); Diameter (open): 45 cm (17 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk leaf; ebony guards; ivory; mother-of-pearl; brass
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Opens into circular fan (cockade) or small riding parasol (parasolette). Green silk pleated leaf. Ebony guardsticks and handle; carved ivory loop at end of handle. Mother-of-pearl buttons at hinge, brass fastener with silk tassel.
Gift of Esther Oldham to MFA, June 9, 1976.