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Fan made of feathers, including a whole small bird, made by Canadian Indians, Date not recorded at time of cataloguing

Dep. c. 848
Held at the Weston Library

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  • Creation: Date not recorded at time of cataloguing


1 item

Language of Materials

  • English

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Dep. c. 848

Custodial History

Acquired by Oscar Wilde in Canada, and given to Elizabeth, Lady Lewis, in 1882 (see Dep. c. 838, fols. 146-8).

Existence and Location of Copies

A folder of papers relating to the fan, including colour photographs, is available as Dep. c. 848*.

Physical Facet

In fan-shaped box, covered with decorated paper

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom