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Brisé Fan

This is a Brisé fan. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1908. Its medium is carved and pierced ivory sticks. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Paul Dana. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Paul Dana.

Its dimensions are

H x W (open): 24.1 × 40.6 cm (9 1/2 × 16 in.)

Cite this object as

Brisé Fan; carved and pierced ivory sticks; H x W (open): 24.1 × 40.6 cm (9 1/2 × 16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Paul Dana; 1908-6-1

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