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Brisé fan: M.81-1985

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown (Maker)

Description

Brise fan of horn, elaborately pierced and painted in gold with flowers. Barrel rivet

Notes

History note: Colonel Leonard C. Messel (1872-1953); his daughter Anne, Countess of Rosse (1902-1992)

Legal notes

Purchased with a grant from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and a gift from The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1985-01-28) by Countess of Rosse, Anne

Dating

18th-19th century
1790 - 1820

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Guards Length 16.1 cm

Materials used in production

Horn Paint

Techniques used in production

Painting Piercing

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.81-1985
Primary reference Number: 117667
Old catalogue number: DR 5/82
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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