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Doll's brisé fan

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Ivory sticks with pink and green painted floral motif and gilt decorative borders, black silk grosgrain connecting ribbon. Brass ring and star-shaped rivet.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

American (?), 1860–80

Object Place

U.S.A. ?

Dimensions

6.3 x 7.2 x 1.5 cm (2 1/2 x 2 13/16 x 9/16 in.) fan open

Accession Number

1979.444

Medium or Technique

Ivory painted with satin ribbon, and brass

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes