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Folding Fan

Description

Painted white wooden sticks and guards with gilt design; thin paper leaf painted with seascape and green swags at bottom, and architectural design with peach and green flower design along top; metal handle (very thin).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1991
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
FAN
fans (equipment)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Seascape
seascapes
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1977.599
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
49542

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