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Folding Fan

Description

Black lacquered sticks and guards painted with flowers in gilt, red, and green; navy blue paper leaf printed with gold; three inset medallions lithographed and painted; 18th C. figures; shell washer, carved metal ring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1859
Material
lithography
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
FAN
fans (equipment)
lithography
Lithography
Medallion
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1965.216
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret A. Simmonds
GUSN
47241

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