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Fan

Object Number: 
1949.183
Date: 
ca. 1902
Medium: 
Tortoise shell, silk, lace, metal, metal sequins
Dimensions: 
closed: 10 1/2 x 2 x 1 in. ( 26.7 x 5.1 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
applied monogram: on face of one guard: "E S"
Description: 
Fan with tortoise shell guards and sticks, one guard with applied metal monogram; leaf of black netting with ivory floral lace appliqué outlined with metal sequins; tortoise shell handle.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this fan was given to the donor by the Misses Maynard in 1902.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Roswell Skeel, Jr.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group