An 19th century fan with carved tortoise guards
Lot 136
An 19th century fan with carved tortoise guards
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An 19th century fan with carved tortoise guards
And pierced tortoise shell sticks, with the scene of the sleighing of cupid, with a reverse scene of figures in Renaissance styled costume, with the sticks glued over the top, indicating that the leaf is perhaps not original to the frame.
24cm

Footnotes

  • From the Papillon Estate, Crowhurst Park, Sussex.
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