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Fan

1998.386 (RS23405)

Description

South Pacific fan mounted on a red painted turned wooden stick w/ black and red punch-work fabric and straw ends. Fabric in the shape of an ax.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
punching (surface marking technique)
sewing (process)
straw (plant material)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Cotton
cotton (textile)
FAN
fans (equipment)
Machine Sewn
Punched
punching (surface marking technique)
sewing (process)
Souvenir
souvenirs
Straw
straw (plant material)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
16 x 9.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.386
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18348

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