Bone brisé fan with pierced blades create a lace-like effect at the top and floral vines running across the center over a whitish silk satin backing. White plain weave connecting ribbon. There is a white silk and beaded tassel hanging from the rivet.
Worn by Sarah Emily Brown at her wedding December 30, 1858; Gift from Mrs. Gerge W. Schoenhut to the MFA, April 8, 1954
Gift of Mrs. George Schoenhut