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1998.4981.3 (RS23931)

Description

Split bamboo and paper fan. Fan oval in shape w/ flat base. One side painted half blue, half white w/ bunch of grapes. Other painted half red, half brown w/ white and green dots. 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)
Grape Bunches
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
vine scrolls
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
15.125 x 4.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4981.3
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24071

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