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Pleated Fan (France)

This is a Pleated fan. It is dated 1830–40 and we acquired it in 1935. Its medium is gilded paper leaf with chromolithograph, carved and pierced ivory sticks, partially silvered. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Georgiana L. McClellan. It is credited Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan.

Its dimensions are

H x W (open): 26.7 x 49.5 cm (10 1/2 x 19 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Pleated Fan (France); gilded paper leaf with chromolithograph, carved and pierced ivory sticks, partially silvered; H x W (open): 26.7 x 49.5 cm (10 1/2 x 19 1/2 in.); Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan; 1935-2-6

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