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Ivory fan

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Twenty-three delicately carved and scrolled ivory sticks. Monogram MC in center medallion. Birds and flowers in two flanking medallions. Sawed perforation. Eventail brise type. Fastened at top with white silk ribbon broken in several places.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss M. G. Coolidge

French, 18th century, 18th century

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: length 7 1/2" spread 12"

Accession Number

25.551

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes