Chinese for export
Object Place: China
Overall: 20cm (7 7/8in.) Other (open maximum): 31.5cm (12 3/8in.)
Medium or Technique
Ivory; silk satin weave; rhinestone; metal
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Brisé fan with carved and pierced ivory inner blades and white silk satin connecting ribbon. Monogram center with medallions enclosing landscapes scenes on either side. Surrounded by floral vines and baskets. Deeply carved guards with baskets and flowers, rhinestone stud in metal rivet.
Oldham Collection; Gift from Esther Oldham to the MFA, June 9, 1976