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Fan

1998.5379 (RS24156)

Description

Wood and paper folding fan w/ 20 white painted slats held at base w/ iron pin and brass loop holding white cotton tassel. Outside slats printed w/ green leaves. Fan w/ polychrome hand-painted flowers and gold curls.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
cotton (textile)
foliation (pattern)
iron (metal)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
stamping (forming)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
Carved
carving (processes)
collecting
Collecting
Cotton
cotton (textile)
FAN
fans (equipment)
Floral
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
Iron
iron (metal)
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Stamped
stamping (forming)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
8.75 x 16 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5379
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24559

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