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Small fan

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Small fan with very short white satin leaf with embroidered symmetrical small-scale floral spray in center of leaf, wide, closely spaced ivory sticks, top edge finished with narrow edging of blonde lace, a white silk tassel.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Rebecca W. McLanathan

French, 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

21.7 cm (8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1320

Medium or Technique

Satin, ivory, silk; embroidery, lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes