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1998.5003 (RS23953)

Description

Wood and paper folding fan w/ 28 slats held together at base w/ brass/copper pin and loop for holding white silk ribbon and bow and cord w/ tassel. Fan brown in color w/ white floral painted decoration, slats painted white w/ brown floral decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1930
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
copper (metal)
cutting (dividing)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
Copper
copper (metal)
Cut
cutting (dividing)
FAN
fans (equipment)
Floral
floral patterns
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Silk
silk (textile)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
7 x 13 x 0.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5003
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24094

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