Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1920

GUSN

GUSN-18327

Description

Black silk fan w/ carved ebony frame and painted pink pansies, green leaves, and 3 yellow butterflies. Frame carving of flowers and vines; thin black metal handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
ebony (wood)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
butterflies
collecting
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Silk
Painted
Floral
Butterfly
Collecting
Ebony
Pansy
FAN

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

11.5 x 20.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.365