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Chinese painted leaf fan of birds and flowers: sticks are of pierced ivory and guards are ivory with gilt and tortoiseshell inserts.
Chinese, made for the export market.
China (maker) (country)
Chinese (maker) (nationality)
height: (guards): 33.4
circa 1800 to 1850
Purchased with a grant from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and a gift from The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum
M.375-1985 (Applied Arts)