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Brisé fan

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Brisé fan with white silk connecting ribbon. Pierced celluloid sticks with painted violets; celluloid ring and long chain.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

American, 1890–1900

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

15 x 24.9 x 1.7 cm (5 7/8 x 9 13/16 x 11/16 in.) fan open

Accession Number

1976.382

Medium or Technique

Celluloid, silk ribbon, pigment

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes