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Cockade fan of deep red pleated silk mounted in gold-tooled red leather handle, into which the leaf slides when not in use; red silk tassel at bottom.

Provenance

Gift of Miss Marion C. Tripp to MFA, November 13, 1947.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marion C. Tripp

about 1875

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Length (open): 33 cm (13 in.)

Accession Number

47.1528

Medium or Technique

Silk leaf; leather case/handle

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes