Fan

Object Number: 
INV.8629
Date: 
1910-1930
Medium: 
Tortoise shell, feathers, textile
Dimensions: 
closed: 19 x 3 x 5 in. ( 48.3 x 7.6 x 12.7 cm )
Description: 
Fan with tortoise shell guards, sticks, and handle (now broken and missing), with sticks joined by narrow brown twill tape; leaf composed of white and brown feathers (one at the end of each stick) resembles a bird's wing when fan is opened.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group