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Folding Fan

Description

Bone? sticks, pierced; paper leaf w/ embossed ground and printed w/ one medallion w/ old man, woman and child; paper has white ground, printed w/ architectual elements and birds and vases in pink and silver; reverse is white paper embossed w/ flowers and scrolls.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840s
Material
bone (material)
embossing
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bone
bone (material)
Classical Figure
Embossed
embossing
FAN
fans (equipment)
Medallion
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Paper
Accession Number
1940.721
GUSN
40697

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