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Fan with black Chantilly lace leaf backed with white silk. Center stylized floral band, stylized vining band surrounds, band of wheels at borders. Dark mother-of-pearl sticks. Brass ring.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

French, about 1875

Object Place

France

Dimensions

28.5 cm (11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1976.526

Medium or Technique

Chantilly lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes