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Brisé lorgnette fan

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Brisé lorgnette fan, beige silk connecting ribbon. Pierced horn sticks with floral motif, inset steel dots and rings. Lorgnette at heads of sticks, glass in guards. Steel buttons on rivet. Condition: ribbon split, some steel rings missing.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

probably French, late 18th–early 19th century

Object Place

probably France

Dimensions

14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2087

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes