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Fan

Description

8 thin wooden staves hinged at bottom with molded brass ring. End staves V-shaped with thread attaching white paper painted gray and black with assymetrical branches and white flowers. On reverse: gray and black tones with assymetrical floral mtifs of spiky blossoms.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
FAN
fans (equipment)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
22.75 x 12 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.685
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
62712

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