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Large black fan

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Large black fan with sheer leaf embroidered with scattered gilt sequins, sticks of black wood stamped with lines of small silver stars.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Rebecca W. McLanathan

French, Second half 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

35.5 cm (14 in.)

Accession Number

52.1316

Medium or Technique

Embroidered

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes