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1998.5370 (RS22992)

Description

Tortoise and feather folding fan w/ 8 slats held w/ iron pin and tortoise loop for holding tassel. Fan made of brown and irredescent feathers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
feather (material)
gluing
iron (metal)
tortoise shell
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
collecting
Collecting
FAN
fans (equipment)
Feather
feather (material)
Glued
gluing
Iron
iron (metal)
Shell
tortoise shell
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
5.25 x 0.5 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5370
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24550

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