Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24562

Description

Wood and paper folding fan w/ 18 slats held at base w/ iron pin and aluminum loop for holding tassel. Outside slats painted w/ silver and gold floral design. Fan w/ hand-painted polychrome flowers on pink and yellow background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
aluminum (metal)
carving (processes)
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
collecting
floral patterns
Unidentified Paper
Aluminum
Iron
Carved
Painted
Floral
Collecting
FAN

Inscription

Stamped w/ red ink on inside of outside slat: ""JAPAN""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

8.5 x 14.5 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5382