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Folding Fan

Description

Japanese painted fan with bamboo sticks and painted ivory sticks; ivory silk leaf; figures on one side, flowers on reverse; brass ring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840s
Material
bamboo (material)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
Classical Figure
FAN
fans (equipment)
Floral
floral patterns
ivory (tooth component)
Orientalism
Painted
painting (coating)
Silk
silk (textile)
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1922.178
GUSN
29427
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