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Fan

1998.5374 (RS22718)

Description

Wood and paper folding fan w/ 11 black painted slats held at base w/ iron wire. Slats w/ gold painted swirls and pink dots; one outside slat w/ mirror. One side printed w/ men and women in 18th c. dress, other painted w/ gold flowers on a black background.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
carving (processes)
glass (material)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
white metal
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
collecting
Collecting
FAN
fans (equipment)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
Glass
glass (material)
Man
men (male humans)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Metal
Unidentified Paper
white metal
Woman
women (female humans)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
10.75 x 18 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5374
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24554

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