Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-24111

Description

Bamboo and paper folding fan w/ 30 black painted slats held w/ copper/brass pin. Background is blue w/ black painted leaves, flowers, butterflies on one side and grasses, birds and hills on the other.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
bamboo (material)
cutting (dividing)
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
bamboo (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
butterflies
floral patterns
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
Bamboo
Unidentified Paper
Cut
Painted
Leaf
Floral
Butterfly
Bird
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

10.875 x 22 x 0.875 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5010

Places

New York state (United States)