Woman's wedding fan
25 cm (9 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 25 cm (guard) x 46 cm (open max.)
Medium or Technique
Feathers, ivory, silver
Not On View
White feathers with silvered vining vegetative motif mounted on carved ivory stocks with appliquéd silver foil. Flirting mirror on reverse guard. Mother-of-pearl thumbpieces on guards and buttons on brass rivet. Used with 21.265 a-f by Lucy Ann Lane (1816–1916), married to Otis Norcross on 9 December 1835, in Boston.
Used with 21.265 a-f by Lucy Ann Lane (1816-1916), married to Otis Norcross on 9 December 1835 in Boston.
Gift of the Children of Mrs. Otis Norcross