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Fan with box

Description

. 1 is white feather fan painted with multicolor birds; bamboo (?) sticks & guards enamelled black & painted with black & red scrolls; metal rivet with mother of pearl washer. . 2A & B are the original box & cover. . 3 is wool padding.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
bamboo (material)
feather (material)
painting (coating)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bamboo
Bud
FAN
fans (equipment)
Feather
feather (material)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Painted
painting (coating)
Possibly bamboo (material)
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1969.5444.1-3
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
902

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