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1998.4989 (RS23939)

Description

Split bamboo and painted silk fan w/ design on one side of mountain, lake and island in blue, red, green, white and brown. Opposite red background w/ yellow flowers and green vine. Fan edge in black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1930
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
bamboo (material)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
splitting
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
FAN
fans (equipment)
floral patterns
Lake
lakes (bodies of water)
Mountain
mountains
Painted
painting (coating)
Silk
silk (textile)
Split
splitting
Vine
vines
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
15.5 x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4989
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24080

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