Twenty-six ivory blades

English
about 1800


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Width, open, 22 inches

Accession Number

23.13

Medium or Technique

Paper and ivory

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Twenty-six ivory blades pierced, carved and decorated in colors. On paper is scenic painting with figures and floral borders; reverse painted more simply. Signed S. E. Tones of lavendar and gray. Leaf mended and torn.

Provenance

Lent by Miss Martha C. Codman, May 25, 1921.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Martha C. Codman