An Antique Oriental Carved Sandalwood and Hand Embroidered Silk Fan

  • $205.50
Tax included.


This item is a nice little find, Chinese/Cantonese in origin and dating to the beginning of the 20th century.
  • It has with it the original fitted Lacquer ware box.
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  • The fan is has carved and pierced Sandalwood Sticks with Hand Embroidered Silk cover or leaf.
  • It has its original double silk tassel attached to Mother of Pearl rings.
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  • The original Lacquerware box is decorated with black and gold leaf decoration and inside is fitted with blue silk and cardboard.
  • The inside lid is fitted with a handpainted silk panel of flower and bird similar to the embroidery on the fan.
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  • The fan is 8 ½ in. (22cm.) long and when opened about 16 in. (41cm.) wide.
  • The box is 10 in. (26cm.) long
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  • CONDITION -  In good original condition and showing wear consistent with age and use. No major faults, not broken or damaged in any way, just a tiny bit of fray on the outside edges of the silk, mentioned for accuracy. The box also is not broken or damaged in any way, just a couple of minor lacquer chips here and there. You can see where there is wear behind the brass swivel clip at the front.
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  • Please bear in mind that all our items are antique or vintage and may have some age related issues.
  • If you see something I missed please come back to us and we will take care of it.
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  • Freight -  Australian freight is as per Australia Post domestic freight charges.
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  • We will gladly combine shipping where possible.
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  • We will gladly combine shipping where possible.
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