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Brisé fan: M.4-1911

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Production: Unknown




Minuet fan, ivory carved on both sides. Green paste, tubular rivet.

Legal notes

Given by Mrs James Bedford

Measurements and weight

Length: 18.5 cm
Width: 31.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1911-02-10) by Bedford, James, Mrs


19th Century, Early#
Circa 1800 - Circa 1810

Components of the work

Rivet composed of paste
Sticks+guards composed of ivory

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.4-1911
Primary reference Number: 118049
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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