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Folding feather fan

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Dyed red cock feather leaf. Tortoiseshell sticks, ring and rivet.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

American, 1910–11

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

42 x 50 x 5 cm (16 9/16 x 19 11/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.443

Medium or Technique

Feather dyed and tortoiseshell

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes