Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-24076

Description

Oval split bamboo and paper fan w/ peacock in black and green on one side and Japanese house and bird on the other.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Printed/painted on lower right: [Japanese calligraphy--2 elements]

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

A.A. Vantine & Co.

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Japan

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

6.125 x 4.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4985

Places

New York state (United States)