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Twenty-six ivory blades

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Twenty-six ivory blades pierced, carved and decorated in colors. On paper is scenic painting with figures and floral borders; reverse painted more simply. Signed S. E. Tones of lavendar and gray. Leaf mended and torn.

Provenance

Lent by Miss Martha C. Codman, May 25, 1921.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Martha C. Codman

English, about 1800

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Width, open, 22 inches

Accession Number

23.13

Medium or Technique

Paper and ivory

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes