Leaf in point de gaze needle lace
Mount (16+2) in gold, diamonds and emeralds
Height 23 cm
Rivet with diamonds and large golden pearl.
The leaf, in white linen needle lace, was made in the second half of the nineteenth century and is decorated with sprays of roses, and a central medallion with floral motifs.
The mount, in contemporary gold work by Ella Gafter is decorated with a pierced motif; the guard sticks are decorated with applied diamonds and emeralds.
The hand fan is signed by Gran Maestro Pasquale Zicchieri.
Mrs. Stefania Cesari with Ella Gafter