White lace fan

Flemish (Brussels)
19th century


Object Place: Brussels, Flanders

Dimensions

24.5 cm (9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.400

Medium or Technique

Silk; Satin, bobbin appliqué lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White lace fan with bobbin appliqué lace with some details in needlepoint; design of roses and other small-scale flowers on ornamental meander band; mounted against white satin on mother-of-pearl sticks; a number of small brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary T. Sawyer, in memory of her mother, Florence Denio Sawyer