Liturgical Fan (Flabellum)

Date: 19th century, with minor elements of about 1200
Geography: Made in Cologne (probably)
Culture: German
Medium: Gilt bronze, champlevé enamel, silver, semiprecious stones, glass, gems, gold filigree, cabochons
Dimensions: Overall (Diameter): 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm) Overall (Length of Handle): 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Classification: Metalwork-Bronze
Credit Line: The Cloisters Collection, 1947
Accession Number: 47.101.32

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