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1998.5388 (RS24152)

Description

Wood and chiffon folding fan w/ 18 slats held at base w/ brass pin and loop holding brown cord. Wood painted black and decorated w/ steel circles and carved flowers. Fan w/ polychrome hand-painted violets and embroidered w/ silver sequins.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
carving (processes)
chiffon
embroidering
painting (coating)
sequins (spangles)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
Chiffon
chiffon
collecting
Collecting
Embroidered
embroidering
FAN
fans (equipment)
Floral
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Painted
painting (coating)
Sequins
sequins (spangles)
Violet
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
8.5 x 14.25 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5388
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24568

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