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Fan with painted gold silk satin leaf. Green parakeet and dragonfly with red orchid cactus, painted by George Keiswetter. Hornbeam sticks stained mahogany, carved at head and base of guards. Mother-of-pearl buttons on rivet. Brass ring.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

American, about 1885–1910

Object Place

Braintree, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

39 x 67.5 x 3.5 cm (15 3/8 x 26 9/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1976.370

Medium or Technique

Silk, wood, pigment, brass, mother-of-pearl

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes