Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24549

Description

Bone or ivory and feather fan w/ 24 pierced slats in an oriental design. Individual feathers jammed on tenon of each slat and painted to look like peacock feathers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
bone (material)
carving (processes)
feather (material)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
collecting
feather (material)
Bone
Vegetable Ivory
Feather
Carved
Painted
Collecting
FAN

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

A.A. Vantine & Co.

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

9 x 0.5 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5369

Places

New York state (United States)