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Ostrich feather fan; white feathers, sticks of yellow tortoise-shell with monogram EBE in relief on one outside stick, silk cord and tassel matching sticks hung from bottom.

Provenance

Formerly the property of Miss Elizabeth B. Ely of Boston.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard W. Meade

French, Second half 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

48.5 cm (19 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.552

Medium or Technique

Ostrich feather, monogramed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes