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Small fan of light blue satin leaves with scalloped edges ornamented with cut steel sequins and quatrefoils, mounted on stamped and carved light wooden sticks; blue silk and cut steel tassel at bottom.

Provenance

Gift to the MFA, 1947

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marion C. Tripp

American, mid-19th century

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Overall: 20.2cm (7 15/16in.)

Accession Number

47.1521

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, with sequins, wood sticks, and silk tassel

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes