Rigid fan covered in green peacock feathers with a gold and blue, surrounded on the lower half by white swan’s-down. The fan is mounted on a carved ivory handle carved to resemble twined rope.
Rigid fan (pien mien)
- Chinese for export, Qing Dynasty, first half of 19th century
- Overall: 38.5cm (15 3/16in.)
- Medium or Technique
- Peacock feathers; swan’s-down; carved ivory
- Accession Number
- Not on view