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Description

Black lacquered bamboo sticks and guards painted with oriental scenes and motifs in silver paint; leaf of black silk over paper; brass rivet and ring with black silk tassle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Material
bamboo (material)
brass (alloy)
lacquering
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
Brass
brass (alloy)
FAN
fans (equipment)
Lacquered
lacquering
Oriental
Orientalism
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Silk
silk (textile)
Unidentified Paper
Accession Number
1993.360
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
12121

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