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1930

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Pleated Fan, 1900–30

This is a Pleated fan. It is dated 1900–30 and we acquired it in 1990. Its medium is silk net leaf embroidered with sequins, faux tortoise shell sticks, metal bail. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Sheila Bruce. It is credited Gift of Sheila Bruce.

  • Object ID #18634481
  • silk leaf embroidered with spangles, ebony sticks inlaid with steel piqués,....
  • Gift of Sheila Bruce.
  • 1990-25-18

Its dimensions are

H x W (open): 33.7 × 40 cm (13 1/4 × 15 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Pleated Fan, 1900–30; silk net leaf embroidered with sequins, faux tortoise shell sticks, metal bail; H x W (open): 33.7 × 40 cm (13 1/4 × 15 3/4 in.); Gift of Sheila Bruce; 1990-25-19

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