Brise Fan

Object number
95.17.1 AB
Description
Rounded feather fan with a carved ivory handle, fan is made of two kinds of white feathers with five pink flowers, white buds, green leaves and a bird all made of feathers. B: green paper box is same shape as fan, paper label on box cover, hand written text on bottom of box. Bottom of box reads 'Brought From South America To Anna W. Turner by Captain Fred B. Bolano'. Large bold text on top of box reads 'Feather Flowers, Fanny Dupon Nunes, 85 Rue 1 De Marco 85'.
Materials
feather
ivory
wood
Credit Line
Gift of Nancy Hay
Object Type
brisé fans
Related People & Organizations
Turner, Anna W. (associated)
Bolano, Fred B., Capt. (associated)
Hay, Nancy (associated)