Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-24083

Description

Wood and paper folding fan w/ 18 gilded slats w/ stamped floral decoration and held at base w/ brass pin and loop for tassle. Printed on one side w/ men and women in Empire dress, flowers and butterflies on tan background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
brass (alloy)
cutting (dividing)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
stamping (forming)
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
butterflies
floral patterns
men (male humans)
women (female humans)
Unidentified Paper
Brass
Cut
Stamped
Painted
Man
Woman
Floral
Butterfly
FAN

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

10.375 x 19.5 x 1.125 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4992