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Fan

Description

Wood and silk folding fan, w/ 14 slats pierced w/ stars alternating w/ steel circles held at base w/ steel pin and white metal loop for tassel. Fan covered w/ gold edged maroon satin w/ polychrome hand-painted flowers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
satin
steel (alloy)
white metal
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
collecting
Collecting
FAN
fans (equipment)
Floral
floral patterns
Painted
painting (coating)
Satin
satin
Steel
steel (alloy)
Unidentified Metal
white metal
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
10.5 x 18.5 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5394
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24574

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