Fan

Fan
Title
Fan
Date 
1870-1900
Medium 
Ivory, silk, metal, mother of pearl
Dimensions 
closed: 8 x 1 1/2 x 1 in. ( 20.3 x 3.8 x 2.5 cm ) open: 13 1/2 x 8 x 1 in. ( 34.3 x 20.3 x 2.5 cm )
Description 
Ivory brisé fan with carved and pierced sticks joined by white silk ribbon; metal handle with mother of pearl buttons and white silk tassel.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. F. Leighton Meserve
Object Number 
1978.41d
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group