Fan; Estimated early to mid 18th century; 2004.53.1
FanAbout this object
Ornate fan with ivory sticks, carved with floral motifs and pierced work. The body of the fan is hand painted and depicts a hunting scene with women, dogs and archery bows. The end guard sticks are also carved ivory with floral design and figurine. It also has mother of pearl rivets.
This fan was purchased by the donor's aunt, Alison Moser, during a trip to England in the 1930's.
Estimated early to mid 18th centuryMedium and Materials
Ivory, mother of pearl, paper or vellumMeasurements
430mm W x 260mm HCredit Line
Donated by Katherine Bowden, Whangarei Museum, Kiwi NorthObject Type
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