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Woman's wedding ensemble in six parts (fan)

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White feathers with silvered vining vegetative motif mounted on carved ivory stocks with appliquéd silver foil. Flirting mirror on reverse guard. Mother-of-pearl thumbpieces on guards and buttons on brass rivet. Used with 21.265 a-f by Lucy Ann Lane (1816–1916), married to Otis Norcross on 9...

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Provenance

Used with 21.265 a-f by Lucy Ann Lane (1816-1916), married to Otis Norcross on 9 December 1835 in Boston.

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Mrs. Otis Norcross

about 1835

Dimensions

25 cm (9 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 25 cm (guard) x 46 cm (open max.)

Accession Number

21.265f

Medium or Technique

Feathers, ivory, silver

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes