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Fan with stipple engraved and painted paper leaf. Center medallion brown engraved scene of two men and horse standing beside kneeling woman under tree, signed "...Published by W. Sanders E(?)..." (obscured by sequins), border embroidered with steel sequins; painted decorative scrolling design...

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Credit Line

Oldham Collection

English, about 1790–early 19th century

Object Place

England

Accession Number

1976.308

Medium or Technique

Painted paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes