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Folding Fan

Description

Black painted wooden sticks and guards with carved designs of birds, flowers and spider webs in silver paint; leaf of black gauze with handpainted pansies; metal handle with black satin ribbon.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
Material
carving (processes)
gauze
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Aves (class)
Bird
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN
fans (equipment)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
gauze
Gauze
Painted
painting (coating)
Pansy
Spider Web
spider web
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1922.181
GUSN
29430

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