Brussels Lace Mother of Pearl Fan

160.00

Beautiful wedding fan made of pink and green iridescent mother of pearl sticks and a handmade mixed Belgian Duchesse bobbin lace leaf with needle lace inserts. This fan comes in its original cardboard box.

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Description

Origin: Belgium and France

Date: ca. 1895-1905

This beautiful fan is certainly fit for a wedding. It is made of stunning pink and green iridescent mother of pearl sticks and a handmade mixed Belgian (Brussels or Brugge) Duchesse bobbin lace leaf with needle lace inserts, mounted on a net base. The leaf is worked with various flowers, foliage and scrolls.
This fan comes in its original cardboard box.
Length: 9.5″ (24.5 cm) Width: 18″ (45.5 cm)

Condition: Very good, crisp, clean and usable condition. Two very small losses on the backing net leaf noted (see photos). Box lid is somewhat discoloured, but otherwise sound.