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1998.5387 (RS22717)

Description

Ivory and pink silk folding fan w/ 16 slats w/ carved filigree design held at base w/ iron pin and loop holding pink silk tassel. Only a small portion of the silk remains on one of the slats.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
collecting
Collecting
FAN
fans (equipment)
ivory (tooth component)
Silk
silk (textile)
Vegetable Ivory
Dimensions
8.5 x 0.625 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5387
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24567

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