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Brisé minuet fan. White double cardboard blades with gilt stylized cardboard designs with blue and red painted blossoms; ivory guards, white silk connecting ribbon.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

English, about 1825

Object Place

England

Dimensions

16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1976.316

Medium or Technique

Cardboard; painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes