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Brisé fan: M.4.6-1932

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 34 (Fan Gallery)


Unknown (Production)


Carved horn and cut steels piqué. Battoir type sticks (also peacock tail type) cut steel button and normal rivet.

Legal notes

Given by Mrs W.D. Dickson

Measurements and weight

Width: 30.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1932-10-01) by Dickson, W. D. (Frances Louisa), Mrs


Early 19th Century
Circa 1800 CE - Circa 1810 CE

Components of the work

Sticks composed of horn Button composed of cut steel Guards Length 16.5 cm

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.4.6-1932
Primary reference Number: 118071
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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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