Fan

Object Number: 
1940.79
Date: 
1880-1890
Medium: 
Mother of pearl, silk, brass
Dimensions: 
closed: 11 x 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. ( 27.9 x 3.8 x 3.8 cm )
Description: 
Fan with mother of pearl guards and sticks, undecorated beige silk leaf, brass handle, and rivet with mother of pearl buttons.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this fan was used at dancing school by the donor and her sister, Isabella.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Anna E. Roelker
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group