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Fan box

Fan box

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Robert Clarke Fan Maker (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cardboard, lined with paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by HM Queen Mary

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Fan box of pink cardboard. Tube of oval section with a cap onto which is pasted a shaped label with the Royal Arms. Lined with newspaper.

Place of Origin

England (made)


late 18th century (made)


Robert Clarke Fan Maker (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Cardboard, lined with paper

Marks and inscriptions

Robt. Clarke Fan Maker th their Royal Highnesses and Dutchess & Prince of Gloucester, at his Warehouse, No.26 Strand


Length: 9.75 in

Descriptive line

Fan box of cardboard, made by Robert Clarke Fan Maker, England, late 18th century


Fans; Accessories; Fashion; Clothing


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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