Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-24091

Description

Silk and bamboo folding fan w/ 15 slats. End slats carved w/ leaves and flowers. Fan painted on both sides w/ silver and bronze flowers on a black background. Slats held at base w/ copper pin and loop for holding tassle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
bamboo (material)
copper (metal)
cutting (dividing)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
bamboo (material)
floral patterns
Bamboo
Silk
Copper
Cut
Painted
Floral
FAN

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

10.25 x 17 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5000

Places

New York state (United States)