Silk fan (1) - Wood and silk - Late 19th century

Description
Silk fan (1) - Wood and silk - Late 19th century
Italy

Very rare fan made of pure silk and briar, hand-painted. Belonged to an Italian countess in the late 1800.
Completely hand painted with flowers and butterflies.
It bears the 9-ball crown (heraldic symbol of counts) and the initials S. G. B.
Slight signs of wear due to its ageing.
Dimensions when open: 60 cm Height: 33 cm

Lot details
No. of items
1
Object
Silk fan
Material
Wood and silk
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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