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Description

Wood w/ painted 18th-century pastoral scene. Plain metal ring handle w/ blue painted wood stays and printed pastoral scene of ladies and gentlemen in 18th centruy garb, multi-colored. Buckram bound outer edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1930
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
balsa (wood)
linen (material)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Balsa
balsa (wood)
FAN
fans (equipment)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Linen
linen (material)
Men
men (male humans)
paper (fiber product)
pastoral
Pastoral
Unidentified Paper
Women
women (female humans)
Accession Number
1985.572
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25401

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