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Description

Long, narrow wooden sticks and guards with heavily carved floral motif, gilded and bronzed; brown chiffon leaf, handpainted with girl and flowers in greens, yellow and browns; four sticks overlaid on leaf; remaining sticks mounted at top with floral motif; shell washer; brass ring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1910
Material
bronze (metal)
bronzing
carving (processes)
chiffon
gilding
hand-painted
painting (image-making)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
bronze (metal)
Bronzed
bronzing
Carved
carving (processes)
chiffon
Chiffon
FAN
fans (equipment)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Gilded
gilding
Girl
girls
hand-painted
Painted
painting (image-making)
Silk
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1948.57
GUSN
54811

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