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1998.4999 (RS23949)

Description

Folding fan made of sandalwood pierced in Oriental/Moorish design. Fifteen slats held together at top w/ red silk ribbon and bow and at base w/ copper/brass pin and loop for tassel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1930
Inscriptions
Pencil on 2 slats where ribbon passes through: ""J T""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
copper (metal)
sandalwood (wood)
silk (textile)
stamping (forming)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
Carved
carving (processes)
Copper
copper (metal)
FAN
fans (equipment)
Sandalwood
sandalwood (wood)
Silk
silk (textile)
Stamped
stamping (forming)
Dimensions
9 x 13.5 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4999
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24090

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