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1998.5403 (RS22564)

Description

Fan made of long black feathers fastened together and secured to an ivory handle. Handle is smooth and round and has a loop at tip to which a ring hook is attached.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1900
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
feather (material)
ivory (tooth component)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
FAN
fans (equipment)
Feather
feather (material)
ivory (tooth component)
Vegetable Ivory
Dimensions
22 x 6 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5403
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24581

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