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Fan

Description

Embossed gilt paper fan with lithographed panels; ivory sticks; three vignettes with man and woman near swan, woman hunting, men and women walking in gardens; back is lithographed with scenes of children playing on swing and jumping rope.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840s
Material
embossing
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Classical Figure
Embossed
embossing
FAN
fans (equipment)
ivory (tooth component)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
Vignette
vine scrolls
Accession Number
1925.129
GUSN
30527

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