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Fan

1998.366 (RS22569)

Description

Paper painted fan w/ forget-me-not flowers and scalloped edge. Deep purple fades left to right. Flowers dotted w/ green glittered paint and silver paper dots. Lavender tassle from brass handle. Wood frame painted w/ irridescent purple. Back of fan-- one small flower on left side. 3 small flowers on right.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
cotton (textile)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
collecting
Collecting
Cotton
cotton (textile)
FAN
fans (equipment)
Floral
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Forget-Me-Not
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
10 x 19 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.366
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18328

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