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Fan with Venetian point à Brides lace leaf, three point à Réseau cartouches. Blades: mother-of-pearl below shoulders decorated with gilt, silver and white painted three medallions with musical instruments, decorative floral motif surrounds; pierced ivory above shoulders. Guards:...

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Credit Line

Oldham Collection

Italian (Venice), Late 19th century

Object Place

Venice, Italy

Dimensions

27.5 cm (10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.195

Medium or Technique

Venetian point à Brides lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes