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Small fan of white silk leaves with scalloped edges mounted on pierced ivory sticks; white silk and gold tassel attached to ring 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: 20.3cm (8in.)

Accession Number

47.1525

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, ivory sticks, mother-of-pearl button, and silk tassel

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes