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Commemorative fan for opening of new London Bridge, 1831. Gouache painted vellum leaf. Obverse: bridge with Tower of st Mangus and Monument to Fire in background (after engraving by Robert Havell), silvered decoration at sides, borders with painted floral details. Reverse: floral swag center,...

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Credit Line

Oldham Collection

English, 1831

Object Place

England

Dimensions

25 cm (9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.315

Medium or Technique

Vellum; painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes