Ivory, silk, feathers, metal, paint
closed: 14 1/2 x 5 x 2 in. ( 36.8 x 12.7 x 5.1 cm )
Fan with carved and pierced ivory guards and sticks, beige silk leaf with gray ostrich feather trim and hand-painted floral decoration, and metal handle.
Gift of Dr. Harold Riker Applegate
painted: on obverse of leaf: "I. Ballery" (?)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.