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Stick: hardwood with ivory trim. Rim: iron wire covered with silk brocade. Centre stick:? bamboo covered with silk brocade. Face: cream silk gauze embroidered in polychrome silk, decorated with butterflies and flowering lotus; the stick carved with a fenghuang amongst foliage.
China (maker) (country)
Chinese (maker) (nationality)
Screen fan, decorated with butterflies and flowering lotus; the stick carved with a fenghuang amongst foliage. Stick: hardwood with ivory trim. Rim: iron wire covered with silk brocade. Centre stick:? bamboo covered with silk brocade. Face cream silk gauze embroidered in polychrome silk.
height: (guards): 44.5
after 1801 to 1900
Purchased with a grant from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and a gift from The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum
O.33-1985 (Applied Arts)