Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-24084

Description

Bamboo and paper folding fan w/ 30 black painted slats held w/ brass pin and loop for tassel. Outside slats w/ brown flowers. One side painted w/ flowers, cranes and mountains on brown, yellow and red background, reverse black w/ mountains and birds.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
bamboo (material)
brass (alloy)
cutting (dividing)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
bamboo (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
cranes (birds)
floral patterns
mountains
Painted
Bamboo
Cut
Unidentified Paper
Brass
Floral
Crane
Mountain
Bird
FAN

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

A.A. Vantine & Co.

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Japan

Dimensions

11 x 19.5 x 1.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4993

Places

New York state (United States)