Fan

Description:

Folding fan of bone and satin. Guards and sticks of bone, intricately carved with pierced latticework. Plain off-white silk satin leaf. Chased metal bail ring at pivot with mother-of-pearl beads. Off-white silk tassel tied to bail.

Inscribed on silk leaf along one guard: "Hood W. [illeg.] / June 5th /73"; other inscriptions on other guard, too fragile to examine.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): France
Creation Date: 1870/1879  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 48
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1870/1879
Coverage:
Place
France
From 1870 to 1879
Description:

Folding fan of bone and satin. Guards and sticks of bone, intricately carved with pierced latticework. Plain off-white silk satin leaf. Chased metal bail ring at pivot with mother-of-pearl beads. Off-white silk tassel tied to bail.

Inscribed on silk leaf along one guard: "Hood W. [illeg.] / June 5th /73"; other inscriptions on other guard, too fragile to examine.

Physical Description:

Measurements: Guard: 23 cm. long; open: 43 cm. across.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1971.017.015
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc38052
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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