Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-25403

Description

Black painted bamboo stays enclosed on both sides w/ heavy black paper painted in silver and gold w/ birds and Oriental motifs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
bamboo (material)
paper (fiber product)
bamboo (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
Orientalism
Torah
Bamboo
Unidentified Paper
Bird
Orientalism
FAN

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.574