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1998.5006 (RS23956)

Description

Bamboo and paper folding fan w/ 11 slats held w/ iron pin. Paper brown w/ brown and white cherry branches and flowers on one side, white brown and yellow flowers and black bat on other.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1930
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
bamboo (material)
cutting (dividing)
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
Bat
bat (animal)
Blossom
Cut
cutting (dividing)
FAN
fans (equipment)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Iron
iron (metal)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Torah
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
11.75 x 21.5 x 0.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5006
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24097

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