11th October 2019 10:30 GMT/BST

The Fan Collection

 
Lot 2033
 

2033

A Large Late 19th Century Mottled Ostrich Feather Fan, mounted on quite substantial white...

A Large Late 19th Century Mottled Ostrich Feather Fan, mounted on quite substantial white Mother-of-pearl, the latter gilded and silvered in a floral spray design, the guard tips attractively shaped. The basic white Ostrich feathers have an overlay of frothy feathers, which hang forward and move in the breeze.
Guard length 10 inches or 26cm, overall height 18 inches or 46cm

Sold for £120
Estimated at £100 - £200


 

. The monture is in good order, quite a lot of glue residue around the bottom of the ribs but no sign of actual damage. The main feathers are cream, the frothy feathers white to grey.

Auction: The Fan Collection, 11th October 2019

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