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White (cream-colored) silk crepe, lined with white silk taffeta. Eight ribs. Brass stock. Carved ivory handle with hollow and pierced ball at tip. Condition: fair, crepe soiled; taffeta somewhat torn near stock.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. William Danner

French or English, 19th century

Object Place

France or England

Dimensions

68.1 cm (26 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.838

Medium or Technique

Ivory, silk crepé

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes