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1998.5378 (RS22715)

Description

Ivory and chiffon folding fan w/ 13 remaining slats held at base w/ iron pin and brass loop for tassel. Chiffon, cream in color polychrome hand-painted w/ flowers and embroidered w/ silver sequins.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
chiffon
embroidering
iron (metal)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
sequins (spangles)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
Carved
carving (processes)
chiffon
Chiffon
collecting
Collecting
Embroidered
embroidering
FAN
fans (equipment)
Floral
floral patterns
Iron
iron (metal)
ivory (tooth component)
Painted
painting (coating)
Sequins
sequins (spangles)
Vegetable Ivory
Dimensions
7.25 x 13 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5378
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24558

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