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Fan case: M.439-1985

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

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Description

Cardboard fan case, with an embossed yellowish-green floral design. Rectangular tube shape.
Inscribed in black ink 'this fan belonged to / the wife of Richard Summers and is / the one she used at / her place of Worship.

Notes

History note: Colonel Leonard C. Messel (1872-1953); 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

Materials used in production

Cardboard

Techniques used in production

Embossing

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.439-1985
Primary reference Number: 118021
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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