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Feather fan. Figures from Kate Greenaway's "Under the Window" (1878), painted by George Keiswetter, inscribed "copy." Dyed black feathers mounted on Neopolitan shell (horn dyed to resemble tortoise-shell) sticks, maroon silk connecting ribbon. Neopolitan shell ring.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

American (Weymouth Landing, Mass.), about 1878–85

Object Place

Weymouth Landing, Massachussetts, USA

Dimensions

34 x 52 x 3 cm (13 3/8 x 20 1/2 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.505

Medium or Technique

Feathers, celluloid, pigment, metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes