Fan

Description:

Folding fan. Guards and sticks of lightly carved ivory (bone?) with scrolling foliate designs. The leaf is of white lace. Sticks are unadorned on the reverse. No visible labels, marks or signatures.

Fan has alternately been identified as Irish lace or machine-made lace, and dated 1830's or 1880-1899.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): France
Creation Date: 1880/1899  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 21
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1880/1899
Coverage:
Place
France
From 1880 to 1899
Description:

Folding fan. Guards and sticks of lightly carved ivory (bone?) with scrolling foliate designs. The leaf is of white lace. Sticks are unadorned on the reverse. No visible labels, marks or signatures.

Fan has alternately been identified as Irish lace or machine-made lace, and dated 1830's or 1880-1899.

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Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1966.011.006
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc38046
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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