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1998.5382 (RS24141)

Description

Wood and paper folding fan w/ 18 slats held at base w/ iron pin and aluminum loop for holding tassel. Outside slats painted w/ silver and gold floral design. Fan w/ hand-painted polychrome flowers on pink and yellow background.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
Stamped w/ red ink on inside of outside slat: ""JAPAN""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
aluminum (metal)
carving (processes)
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Aluminum
aluminum (metal)
Carved
carving (processes)
collecting
Collecting
FAN
fans (equipment)
Floral
floral patterns
Iron
iron (metal)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
8.5 x 14.5 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5382
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24562

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