Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1920

GUSN

GUSN-18328

Description

Paper painted fan w/ forget-me-not flowers and scalloped edge. Deep purple fades left to right. Flowers dotted w/ green glittered paint and silver paper dots. Lavender tassle from brass handle. Wood frame painted w/ irridescent purple. Back of fan-- one small flower on left side. 3 small flowers on right.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
brass (alloy)
cotton (textile)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
collecting
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Painted
Collecting
Unidentified Paper
Cotton
Brass
Forget-Me-Not
Floral
FAN

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

10 x 19 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.366