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Description

Broad sandalwood sticks; heavily carved with openwork floral motif; set with spangles; lithographed and handpainted paper leaf, figures on one side, harbor scene on reverse; mother of pearl washer; carved metal ring; blue silk cord and tassel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850s
Material
carving (processes)
hand-painted
lithography
painting (image-making)
paper (fiber product)
sandalwood (wood)
sequins (spangles)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN
fans (equipment)
hand-painted
Harbor
harbors
lithography
Lithography
Painted
painting (image-making)
paper (fiber product)
Sandalwood
sandalwood (wood)
sequins (spangles)
Spangles
Unidentified Paper
Accession Number
1923.310
GUSN
29875

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