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Wedding fan

White silk satin leaf with painted pink moss roses and lilies of the valley. Mother-of-pearl (abalone) sticks with painted rose sprays. Diamond paste studs in rivet. Brass ring. White satin box from "Shreve Crump and Low, Boston" original.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

French (Paris), about 1875

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; Painted


Textiles and Fashion Arts