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Pleated Fan, 1800–1810

This is a Pleated fan. It is dated 1800–1810 and we acquired it in 1952. Its medium is paper leaf backed with parchment and painted with watercolour and gilt; carved and pierced ivory sticks with silver and gold spangles; mother-of-pearl plaque at rivet. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Unknown and catalogued by Elizabeth K. Leonard. It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 33.6 x 17.8cm (13 1/4 x 7 in.)

Cite this object as

Pleated Fan, 1800–1810. paper leaf backed with parchment and painted with watercolour and gilt; carved and pierced ivory sticks with silver and gold spangles; mother-of-pearl plaque at rivet. Gift of Anonymous Donor. 1952-161-240.

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