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1998.5375 (RS24147)

Description

Cream celluloid? and satin folding fan w/ 16 slats held at base w/ celluloid loop for a tassel and brass pin. Hand-painted w/ spray of pink rose and green leaves on cream background.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
celluloid (cellulosic)
painting (coating)
satin
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
Celluloid
collecting
Collecting
FAN
fans (equipment)
floral patterns
Painted
painting (coating)
Possibly celluloid (cellulosic)
Rose
rose (genus)
Satin
satin
Dimensions
12.75 x 22 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5375
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24555

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