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Pleated Fan And Case, 1880–1900

This is a Pleated fan and case. It was distributed by Tiffany and Co.. It is dated 1880–1900 and we acquired it in 1952. Its medium is silk leaf applied with silk, gold thread and sequins, carved and painted ivory or bone sticks, gilt metal bail. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Unknown. It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor.

Its dimensions are

H x W (open): 22.9 x 40.6 cm (9 x 16 in.)

It is inscribed

In white satin covered box marked: Tiffany & Co

Cite this object as

Pleated Fan And Case, 1880–1900; Distributed by Tiffany and Co. (United States); silk leaf applied with silk, gold thread and sequins, carved and painted ivory or bone sticks, gilt metal bail; H x W (open): 22.9 x 40.6 cm (9 x 16 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor; 1952-161-246-a,b

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