Celluloid Optical Fan

Celluloid Optical Fan

Celluloid Optical Fan

Celluloid Optical Fan

Celluloid Optical Fan

Celluloid Optical Fan

Stock Number: 2285-23

Celluloid optical fan
Celluloid optical fan from the mid-to-late 1800s
The celluloid is in good overall condition
It is not cracked and has not been mended
The small optical lens is missing
The celluloid is decorated with imitation diamonds
The silk ribbon is original, but has started to deteriorate
This shows clearly in one of the photographs
The fan comes complete with its original paper case
The case is in excellent condition
This item, of course, is extremely fragile
It would not be suitable for use
It should be added to a collection
The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston has a similar fan
That fan is featured on the front page of a newsletter
issued by the Ophthalmic Collecting Club
The club is based in London
I have included two oversized images that clearly shows the details of this fan
The silk ribbon can be replaced
10 1/4 inch fan width
The height of the fan is 5 5/8 inches

 

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