Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-12120

Description

Ebonized sandalwood guards with bamboo sticks; gold-painted foliate trail carved on sticks and guards; large black satin leaf embroidered with butterflies and scroll motif in gold metallic thread and sequins; brass rivet, washer and ring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
bamboo (material)
carving (processes)
embroidering
thread
metallic (color attribute)
painting (coating)
sandalwood (wood)
satin
sequins (spangles)
silk (textile)
bamboo (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
butterflies
meanders (patterns)
scrolls (motifs)
Sandalwood
Bamboo
Silk
Satin
Fiddle Thread
Sequins
Carved
Painted
Embroidered
Geometric Meander
Scroll
Butterfly
FAN

Additional Identification Number

WHS 353/8

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.359