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1998.4983 (RS23933)

Description

Split bamboo and paper fan w/ painted or printed design on one side of birds, bamboo and two men in black, brown and blue. Handle is a piece of bamboo, squared and painted black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1930
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
bamboo (material)
carving (processes)
cutting (dividing)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Aves (class)
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
Bird
Carved
carving (processes)
Cut
cutting (dividing)
FAN
fans (equipment)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Men
men (male humans)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
12.25 x 6.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4983
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24074

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