Feather Fan; c. 1920s; LDFAN2001.32
Feather FanAbout this object
Imitation ivory brisé fan, the sticks and guards topped with grouse feathers, which, in turn, are mounted onto dyed goose feathers. It is clear that the synthetic 'base' has been added by another manufacturer, working with feathers. The loop is made from cellulose nitrate.
Dyed orange goose feathers, this fan has a stamped out pattern in the imitation ivory.
c. 1920sMedium and Materials
Imitation ivory, feathers (dyed orange), cellulose nitratePlace Made
The Fan Museum TrustCredit Line
The Fan MuseumObject Type
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