19th century. Ladies fan composed of ornate pierced gilt and silverred mother of pearl sticks with courtly figural scene below paper decorated and hand embellished with scrolled foliates and flowers on sides of figural scene in garden. Verso with similar decoration of young adults dancing and picking flowers. Length (closed to bottom of floral motif metal handle) 12.5". Provenance: From a Private Collection in Rabun Gap, Georgia.
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