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Fan with painted silk leaf

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Scene of winged putti frolicing, three gulls, town left rear, figure under tree right, signed "Arthur Rotch ‘78"; narrow beige silk band at top. Carved and etched mother-of-pearl sticks in floral motif. Diamond paste studs in rivet. White silk and gilt-silver yarns and gilt-silver wire tassel...

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Credit Line

Oldham Collection

English, 1878

Object Place

England

Dimensions

50 cm (19 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.296

Medium or Technique

Silk; Painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes