Case for a brisé fan

  • Year: early 19th century
  • Location: France

This fan case accompanies a brisé fan made of pierced horn sticks painted with forget-me-nots, laced with a pale silk ribbon (pictured here). The case features a removable lid.

Case for a brisé fan is available in the public domain via Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication .

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection | Source: Smithsonian Institution

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