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1998.5389 (RS22991)

Description

Wood and red lace folding fan w/ 17 slats carved w/ dots and leaves and held at base w/ brass pin and loop for tassel. Lace polychrome hand-painted w/ flowers and a butterfly.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
lace (needlework)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
Carved
carving (processes)
collecting
Collecting
FAN
fans (equipment)
Floral
floral patterns
Lace
lace (needlework)
Painted
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
14 x 17 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5389
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24569

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