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Rigid Fan

Description

Black lacquered handle and pochet painted with gold leafy branches; carved inner edge of pochet; round rigid leaf, net with bamboo stips; embroidered with butterfly and flowering branch in hold, blue, pink, green; blue cord through handle with white and blue tassel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
bamboo (material)
embroidering
net (textile)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
butterflies
Butterfly
Embroidered
embroidering
FAN
fans (equipment)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Net
net (textile)
Painted
painting (coating)
Silk
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1937.580
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Mary Lee Ware
GUSN
39133

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