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Fan

1998.364 (RS22567)

Description

Painted fan on silk w/ daisies and leaves on rim. White daisies w/ yellow centers, orange and brown leaves at top; all lined w/ silver paint. Frame of fan, carved floral and butterfly design painted in silver. Sheer silk.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
butterflies
Butterfly
collecting
Collecting
Daisy
FAN
fans (equipment)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Painted
painting (coating)
Silk
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
13.5 x 26 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.364
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18326

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