Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24558

Description

Ivory and chiffon folding fan w/ 13 remaining slats held at base w/ iron pin and brass loop for tassel. Chiffon, cream in color polychrome hand-painted w/ flowers and embroidered w/ silver sequins.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
chiffon
embroidering
iron (metal)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
sequins (spangles)
collecting
floral patterns
Vegetable Ivory
Chiffon
Sequins
Brass
Iron
Carved
Painted
Embroidered
Floral
Collecting
FAN

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7.25 x 13 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5378