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Name Connelley, Alice E.
Other Name(s) family name sometimes spelled Connelly
Born Jan. 1, 1891
Place of Birth Concord, Staten Island, NY
Died July 15, 1988
Place of Death Staten Island, NY

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Fan -

Folding fan. Silk gauze leaf with applied painted paper flowers and butterflies; the painted flowers are pink with green leaves, and resemble the Rose of Sharon (Hybiscus syriacus). Painted bamboo sticks. Bone guardsticks with painted decoration. Applied metal paillettes (spangles) on the leaf and sticks. Riveted at bottom, with metal loop. Possibly made in Japan. (Keywords: Graduation Gift, Early Twentieth Century, Fashion, Accessory, New York)