Victorian Hand Fans
Fan Date 1800-1900 Description Rigid fan (handscreen). Made of pierced water buffalo skin, with a painted bird resembling a peacock at the center in gold and white, and gold scrolls around the border. Decoration is the same on both sides. Buffalo horn handle and frame. Made in Java. (Staten Island Historical Society Collection)
Rare Vintage Wood Ladies Flirt Fan with Mirror: This is a wonderful vintage Ladies Fan with a mirror on one side to use to see if anyone is looking at the lady. The other side of this wood fan is a beautiful painted blue bird. The fan pulls out of the holding case . This dates to the 1800's. The tassel on the top pulls the fan out.