Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24568

Description

Wood and chiffon folding fan w/ 18 slats held at base w/ brass pin and loop holding brown cord. Wood painted black and decorated w/ steel circles and carved flowers. Fan w/ polychrome hand-painted violets and embroidered w/ silver sequins.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
carving (processes)
chiffon
embroidering
painting (coating)
sequins (spangles)
wood (plant material)
collecting
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Chiffon
Sequins
Carved
Painted
Embroidered
Violet
Floral
Collecting
FAN

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

8.5 x 14.25 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5388