Wedding fan

Swiss
about 1880–90


Object Place: Switzerland

Dimensions

28 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

1976.338

Medium or Technique

Ivory; carved

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Brisé wedding fan with white silk connecting ribbon. Plain ivory blades and reverse guard; deep carved ivory obverse guard with roses, rose buds, Swiss forget-me-nots, lilies of the valley and leaves. Ivory ring.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection