Fan

Description:

Folding fan with intricately carved and decorated tortoiseshell guards and sticks. Leaf of stiffened off-white organdy, heavily embroidered with steel paillettes and gold sequins. Embroidered and sequined peacock feathers applied to ends of alternating sticks. Pivot-point at end set on each side with blue stone.

Measurements: 45 cm width (open)
Guard: 22 cm length, 2 cm width

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): France
Creation Date: 187u  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 187u
Coverage:
Place
France
Date
187u  
Description:

Folding fan with intricately carved and decorated tortoiseshell guards and sticks. Leaf of stiffened off-white organdy, heavily embroidered with steel paillettes and gold sequins. Embroidered and sequined peacock feathers applied to ends of alternating sticks. Pivot-point at end set on each side with blue stone.

Measurements: 45 cm width (open)
Guard: 22 cm length, 2 cm width

Physical Description:

Measurements: 45 cm width (open)
Guard: 22 cm length, 2 cm width

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Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1965.013.027
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc38041
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.