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1998.5371 (RS24143)

Description

Bamboo and paper folding fan w/ ten slats joined at base w/ pin. Outside slats pierced w/ circles and tear-drop shapes. Fan is hand-painted polychrome w/ the months of the year and flowers on cream background.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1907
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
bamboo (material)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
collecting
Collecting
FAN
fans (equipment)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
11.25 x 18 x 0.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5371
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24551

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