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Fan with narrow dark tortoise shell

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Fan with narrow dark tortoise shell sticks and leaf formed of ostrich feathers shading frodm white to dark brown, gray and white ribbon bow on one stick, another bow of same ribbon pendent from ring of fan.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Frances Fowler and Professor Harold North Fowler

French, 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

31.8 cm (12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

51.2000

Medium or Technique

Tortoise shell

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes