Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24554

Description

Wood and paper folding fan w/ 11 black painted slats held at base w/ iron wire. Slats w/ gold painted swirls and pink dots; one outside slat w/ mirror. One side printed w/ men and women in 18th c. dress, other painted w/ gold flowers on a black background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
carving (processes)
glass (material)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
white metal
wood (plant material)
collecting
floral patterns
figure- and animal-derived motifs
men (male humans)
women (female humans)
Unidentified Paper
Glass
Unidentified Metal
Carved
Painted
Transfer Printed
Floral
Man
Woman
Collecting
FAN

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

10.75 x 18 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5374