Feather Fan & Box; Duvelleroy; c. 1920s; LDFAN1989.13
Feather Fan & BoxAbout this object
Imitation tortoiseshell folding fan of celluloid, the leaf composed of marquetry of dyed feathers. The addition of the tips of peacock feather adds a touch of glamour; matching imitation tortoiseshell loop.
With its own satin-lined cardboard J. DUVELLEROY LTD. box, covered in an all-over Japonisant paper with fans and figures in blue and pinks. The box is stamped inside the lid: J. DUVELLEROY LTD, LONDON, 167 REGENT STREET W. and Manufactured in Paris.
c. 1920sMedium and Materials
Celluloid monture with marquetry of feathersPlace Made
Manufactured in Paris.Measurements
Leaf depth: 12.5cm
The Fan Museum TrustCredit Line
The Fan MuseumObject Type
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