The thread on the box is slight torn. It is one of kind, hard to find. A master piece like this rarely appears on the market. Maximum dimensions are taken including handles, finials, etc. 19 inches/48cm (width) when opened.
Very good and solid condition, with the logical signs of use, some small torn on the paper due to old age. This fan was kept very well. Its truly amazing that it survived two WW wars with no damages. There are no broken sticks or guards.This is a delicate antique item. The item "Antique French Victorian Pierced Mother of Pearl WithGilt Hand Fan in Original Box" is in sale since Thursday, April 2, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Other Antique Decorative Arts". The seller is "keanu177" and is located in San Mateo, California. This item can be shipped to United States.