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Folding feather fan. Snowy egret tail feathers mounted on mother-of-pearl sticks. Diamond paste studs in rivet.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

European, about 1880–1900

Object Place

Europe

Dimensions

55 cm (21 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1976.509

Medium or Technique

Feathers

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes