Decorative Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-251678

Description

Hand-held paper fan; design with peacock, flowers and butterflies; lacquered and gilt decorated; tourist trade.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (costume accessories)
paper (fiber product)
paint (coating)
Japanese lacquer styles
Fan

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Japan

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

31 7/8 x 53 (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.951