Fan: flying bird design

Fan: flying bird design
Title
Fan: flying bird design
Date 
1870-1900
Medium 
Ivory, silk, paint, brass
Dimensions 
closed: 8 3/4 x 1 x 1 in. ( 22.2 x 2.5 x 2.5 cm )
Description 
Fan with carved and pierced ivory guards and sticks, beige satin leaf painted with seven red-crested brown birds in flight, and brass handle.
Object Number 
INV.8627
Marks 
handwritten in pencil: on paper tag attached with string to handle: "DR. / SYDNEY / S. [sic] / CARNEY / 1923"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group