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1998.4981.1 (RS23931)

Description

Split bamboo and paper fan in form of oval w/ flat base. Painted one side w/ flowers. The other side is half solid blue and half white w/ blue lines. Handle painted black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1930
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
bamboo (material)
cutting (dividing)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
Cut
cutting (dividing)
FAN
fans (equipment)
Floral
floral patterns
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
15.25 x 3.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4981.1
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24069

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