Folding Fan, 1869–80 Label: silk bobbin lace leaf with carved and gilded mother-of-pearl sticks. Gift of Mrs. John Innes Kane. 1920-19-35.
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Folding fan with a black bobbin-made Chantilly lace leaf decorated with a line of dancing putti carrying a floral garland. The sticks are carved and gilded mother-of-pearl, decorated with oval medallions of putti. On each guard stick is a a medallion with the initials FB..