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Fan

Object Number: 
1947.424
Date: 
l870-1900
Medium: 
Feathers, tortoise shell, ribbon
Dimensions: 
closed: 15 x 8 x 2 in. ( 38.1 x 20.3 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Black ostrich feather fan with tortoise shell sticks and handle; sticks joined by brown silk ribbon; black ribbon attached to handle.
Gallery Label: 
This fan belonged to the donor's mother-in-law, Mrs. Julia Modry (1835-1905).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arthur Modry
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group