Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-24098

Description

Wood and paper folding fan composed of 30 black painted slats held w/ brass/copper pin and loop to hold tassel. Outside slats w/ gold pine leaves. Fan of gold painted paper w/ black edges and white, blue, red, green flowers, leaves and insects. Reverse blue background w/ painted black landscape and birds.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
brass (alloy)
copper (metal)
cutting (dividing)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
pine (wood)
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
insect
pine (wood)
Painted
Torah
Cut
Unidentified Paper
Copper
Brass
Pine
Bird
Insect
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

11 x 20 x 1.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5007

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