Tortoiseshell brise fan

Close view of a fan showing the pierced detail. Side view of a fan showing the sticks closed. Side view of a fan showing the sticks closed. Side view of a fan showing the sticks closed.
Close view of a fan showing the pierced detail. Side view of a fan showing the sticks closed. Side view of a fan showing the sticks closed. Side view of a fan showing the sticks closed.

Description

A tortoiseshell brise fan with pierced sticks and pierced end guards of carabao (water buffalo). The sticks are threaded at two levels with black thread. Date unknown. This natural plastic item forms part of the Worshipful Company of Horners collection.
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WCHL : 423

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Dimensions
Width
295mm
Length
190mm

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