Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-24103

Description

Bamboo and paper folding fan w/ 29 black painted slats held w/ iron pin and loop for tassel. Paper gold colored w/ brown edge, one side w/ white diamonds and black circles w/ vines and flowers, other black birds, butterflies and flowers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
bamboo (material)
cutting (dividing)
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
bamboo (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
butterflies
floral patterns
vines
Bamboo
Unidentified Paper
Iron
Cut
Painted
Vine
Floral
Bird
Butterfly
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 20.25 x 1.125 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5011

Places

New York state (United States)