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Description

Ivory satin-weave cotton leaf backed with cambric printed with bullfight scene in center in blue, red, pink & black; bamboo sticks & guards carved in foliate pattern; carved areas painted in silver & gold; metal rivet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
bamboo (material)
carving (processes)
cotton (textile)
painting (coating)
printing (process)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
Bullfight
Bullfighting
Cambric
Carved
carving (processes)
Classical Figure
Cotton
cotton (textile)
FAN
fans (equipment)
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
Painted
painting (coating)
printing (process)
scrolling foliage
Spanish
Transfer Printed
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1969.6926
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
899

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