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Folding Fan

1965.206 (RS80558)

Description

Plain, uncarved ebonized wooden sticks and guards; white paper leaf with black grosgrain ribbon border; ivory thumb guards.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1790
Material
ebony (color)
ivory (tooth component)
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
staining
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Ebonized
ebony (color)
FAN
fans (equipment)
ivory (tooth component)
Mourning
mourning
paper (fiber product)
Silk
silk (textile)
staining
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1965.206
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret A. Simmonds
GUSN
47231

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