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Folding Fan

Description

Bone/ivory(?) sticks, carved and pierced and painted with figures and landscape scenes; paper leaf, painted with landscape scene of pagoda with mounts, water and ships; reverse is painted with sprays of pink and blue flowers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1759
Material
bone (material)
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
piercing
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bone
bone (material)
Carved
carving (processes)
FAN
fans (equipment)
Landscape
Mountain
mountains
Pagoda
Painted
painting (coating)
Pierced
piercing
Ship
ships
Water
water
Accession Number
1965.222
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret A. Simmonds
GUSN
47247

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