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ENGLISH & FRENCH ANTIQUE TEXTILES

   

A SUPERB REGENCY TORTOISESHELL CARVED AND PAINTED FAN. ENGLISH ca.1815

A very pretty carved tortoiseshell brose fan dating to about 1815.

It has a band of painted blue flowers running across. The ribbon has been professionally replaced.

These little fans were particularly popular for ladies attending a ball. They were small enough to slip in their reticule.

Measurements: 6"

Price: USD $375.-

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