Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24557

Description

Bone or ivory folding fan w/ 18 slats strung w/ white and yellow striped ribbon and held at base w/ brass pin. Painted in gold, silver and bronze w/ birds, grasses and vines on cream background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
bone (material)
brass (alloy)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
collecting
vines
Bone
Vegetable Ivory
Brass
Painted
Bird
Vine
Collecting
FAN

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

A.A. Vantine & Co.

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

9.125 x 16.5 x 0.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5377

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