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Folding Fan

Description

Long thin black lacquered wooden sticks and guards; tan paper leaf painted with peacock and flowers of blue, red and tellow; reverse has gold splatter on pale green background; arched metal loop and rivet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880
Material
lacquering
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
FAN
fans (equipment)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Lacquered
lacquering
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Peacock
peafowl
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1943.565
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Helen Pettes
GUSN
53574

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