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1998.4984 (RS23934)

Description

Split bamboo and paper oval fan. One side w/ printed or painted spray of leaves and flowers in blue and the other painted or printed w/ a peacock's tail in black, green and blue. 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)
printing (process)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
Cut
cutting (dividing)
FAN
fans (equipment)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Peacock
peafowl
printing (process)
Spray
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
14.25 x 4.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4984
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24075

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