Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24576

Description

Wood, silk and feather folding fan w/ 16 gold edged slats held w/ brass pin and loop for holding tassel. Fan polychrome hand painted w/ spray of flowers and a bird on cream background, and edged w/ cream feathers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
feather (material)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
collecting
feather (material)
floral patterns
Silk
Feather
Brass
Carved
Painted
Floral
Bird
Collecting
FAN

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

12.5 x 23 x 1.125 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5396