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Twelve carved and pierced ivory sticks, broken in center. Guards have carved Chinese figures. Paper leaf painted in strong colors with a landscape and men and women reaping and spinning. Man reaping on reverse. In a box covered with embossed red and green paper having on it the label of Thomas...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Sarah Dearborn

English, 18th century,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: length 11 1/2" spread 20"

Accession Number

17.1681

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes