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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:

    T.225-1959

  • 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)

Date

late 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

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
Inscribed

Dimensions

Length: 9.75 in

Descriptive line

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

Categories

Fans; Accessories; Fashion; Clothing

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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