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Ostrich Feathers with Watch
Ostrich Feathers with Watch
Date:
1890–1900
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Ostrich Feathers, Silk, And Tortoiseshell
Dimensions:
26.7 cm (10 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
55.22.2
Acquisition Date:
1955-07-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Jerome Bachman

Exhibition History:

Fans in Fashion, Legion of Honor, 5/23/81 - 8/30/81
I Remember Mama, 1955

Twenty brown and white ostrich feathers mounted on tortoiseshell sticks held together by a brown ribbon. The tortoiseshell ring attached at the rivet end holds a silk cord and tassel. A watch with gold hands and Roman numerals is mounted in the guard. Source: Bennett, Anna G. "Fans in Fashion." Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle Co., 1981, p. 102.