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1998.4976A-C (RS23926)

Description

Fan(A) decorated w/ 48 starred American flag; in original box (B&C) w/ inscription; simple folding fan which closes like an accordion.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
Printed on cover of box: ""Sailor's Snug Harbor/ Souvenir/ STATEN ISLAND, NEW YORK,/ W.A. BURGESS.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
American
American Flag
FAN
fans (equipment)
flags
paper (fiber product)
Souvenir
souvenirs
Unidentified Paper
United States of America
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Sailor's Snug Harbor
W.A. Burgess
Dimensions
10.5 x 16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4976A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24063

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