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Folding fan, silk, central cartouche painted and heavily embroidered with gold sequins and spangles. Small sticks made from horn and ivory alternately, and painted with cut-steels piqué. White paste button and tubular rivet.
French or English?
France (country) ()
England (country) ()
silk, painted and heavily embroidered with gold sequins and spangles. Small sticks made from horn and ivory, painted with cut-steels piqué. White paste button and tubular rivet.
length: (guards): 24
late 18th century
MAR.M.242-1912 (Applied Arts)