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1998.5376 (RS22712)

Description

Wood and gray silk folding fan w/ 10 slats w/ carved vines and pierced circles. Slats held at base w/ steel pin and loop for tassel. Fan w/ hand-painted purple flowers and green leaves.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
collecting
Collecting
FAN
fans (equipment)
Floral
floral patterns
Painted
painting (coating)
Silk
silk (textile)
Steel
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
14.875 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5376
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24556

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