Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24559

Description

Wood and paper folding fan w/ 20 white painted slats held at base w/ iron pin and brass loop holding white cotton tassel. Outside slats printed w/ green leaves. Fan w/ polychrome hand-painted flowers and gold curls.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
cotton (textile)
iron (metal)
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
stamping (forming)
wood (plant material)
collecting
floral patterns
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
Unidentified Paper
Cotton
Brass
Iron
Carved
Stamped
Painted
Floral
Leaf
Collecting
FAN

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

8.75 x 16 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5379