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Feather wedding fan

Royal wedding fan. Three natural white ostrich feathers mounted on a rigid handle of sterling silver, bearing the badge of the Price of Wales. Engraved: THE MARRIAGE OF THE PRINCE OF WALES AND LADY DIANA SPENCER 29 JULY 1981." Number 5 of an edition of 25 (5-15).

Inscription

THE MARRIAGE OF THE PRINCE OF WALES AND LADY DIANA SPENCER 29 JULY 1981

Provenance

Manufactured by Dobbie, 10 Barley Mow Passage London; by 1982: collection Esther Oldham; gift of Esther Oldham to MFA, September 15, 1982.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

1981

Object Place

London, England

Accession Number

1982.451

Medium or Technique

Feathers; silver

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes