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Large fan with pink gilded wooden sticks

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Center band on sticks of pink feathers, upper part of fan of pink feathers with quills bent to left to form curling top dge, large pink moiré silk ribbon bow on one outside stick, bow of same ribbon attached to ring of fan, clear stone on each side of pin at bottom of fan. Said to have belonged...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Frances Fowler and Professor Harold North Fowler

French, Late 19th century

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34.2 cm (13 7/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Feather and wood, gilded


Textiles and Fashion Arts