Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-24075

Description

Split bamboo and paper oval fan. One side w/ printed or painted spray of leaves and flowers in blue and the other painted or printed w/ a peacock's tail in black, green and blue. Handle painted black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
bamboo (material)
cutting (dividing)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
bamboo (material)
floral patterns
figure- and animal-derived motifs
peafowl
Unidentified Paper
Cut
Transfer Printed
Painted
Bamboo
Spray
Peacock
FAN

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

A.A. Vantine & Co.

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Japan

Dimensions

14.25 x 4.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4984

Places

New York state (United States)