A Japanese fan created in 1896 for a British stage production of the Mikado. The fan has a bamboo handle, sticks and red silk tassel and is printed with images of foliage and birds - Courtesy of The Victoria & Albert Museum, London.
Cockade fan, Blonde horn, sticks and guards with trefoil ends Messel-Rosse Collection pierced and painted in bodycolour. Blue silk ribbon threaded through. Silver quizzing glass set in the central pivot c.