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Pic-nic fan, location unknown, 1840-1850

EP001.TMP.064 (RS134308)

Description

The tree image has a head portrait captioned "Pierpont" on the left side and a scene of children at play on the right side. The fan verso is headed "Hurra! for bright water. Hurra!" A large fountain is shown with a ball labeled "Temperance."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1840-1850
Physical Description
1 fan ; 13 1/4 x 7 3/4 inches
Dimensions
13 1/4x 7 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
253657
Reference Code
EP001.TMP.064

Record details

Other People
Pierpont, John, 1785-1866
Descriptive Terms
accessories
allegories (document genre)
costume (mode of fashion)
fountains
Material Type
fans (costume accessories)
Subjects
Temperance

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