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Wedding fan

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Brisé wedding fan with white silk connecting ribbon. Plain ivory blades and reverse guard; deep carved ivory obverse guard with roses, rose buds, Swiss forget-me-nots, lilies of the valley and leaves. Ivory ring.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

Swiss, about 1880–90

Object Place

Switzerland

Dimensions

28 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

1976.338

Medium or Technique

Ivory; carved

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes