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1998.4981.2 (RS23931)

Description

Split bamboo and paper fan w/ polychrome painted grapes on vine on one side and flower, leaves and birds on the other.

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
Aves (class)
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
Bird
Cut
cutting (dividing)
FAN
fans (equipment)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Vine
vine scrolls
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
15.375 x 4.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4981.2
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24070

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