Boîte - Bois (travail de laque)
An exceptionally luxurious feather fan, ca 1885.
The monture of tortoise shell in warm brown shades. With square shoulders and the guards rounded at the top.
Front guard with a metal gilded monogram.
Also the loop in tortoise, all in excellent condition.
The large ostrich feathers in a melange of black and brown., as can be seen in the photos.
All feathers are backed with black ebony spines, which are all there and in perfect condition.
Comes with a certificate.
Length 39 cm, width 62 cm