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NAPOLEON, A COMMEMORATIVE FAN

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the silk leaf inscribed: 'il vaut plus', and painted with two officers and a vignette of cavalry officers beside two ships and a tricolour ribbon inscribed: Iean, Eylau, Friedland, Montereau, the verso with houses beside a ribed, the bone sticks pierced and gilt,--8.5in. (21.6cm), circa 1900; and a Red Cross briefan with sixteen chromolithographic portraits and signatures, with label of Hermes Buch & Kunstdruckerei Gesselschaft Wien,--6.5in. (16.5cm), circa 1914 (lacks one stick); and an unusual fan of bamboo, carved with vignettes, Vietnam, early 20th century (3)
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