Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880s

GUSN

GUSN-29426

Description

Long, varnished wooden sticks and guards; large linen leaf painted with green leaves, blue birds and blue and green bug; guard tied to stick at one side with two dark blue grosgrain bows; metal rivet; ivory washer; metal ring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
linen (material)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
foliation (pattern)
scrolling foliage
Linen
Silk
Painted
Bird
Foliate
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1922.177