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1998.5008 (RS23958)

Description

Bamboo and paper folding fan. Fan has 30 black painted slats pinned at base w/ copper pin and loop for holding tassel. One side painted blue w/ black edge. Other painted dark blue w/ black edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1930
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
bamboo (material)
copper (metal)
cutting (dividing)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
Copper
copper (metal)
Cut
cutting (dividing)
FAN
fans (equipment)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Torah
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
10.75 x 19.5 x 0.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5008
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24099

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