Folding Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840s

GUSN

GUSN-29427

Description

Japanese painted fan with bamboo sticks and painted ivory sticks; ivory silk leaf; figures on one side, flowers on reverse; brass ring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
bamboo (material)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
bamboo (material)
floral patterns
Orientalism
Vegetable Ivory
Bamboo
Silk
Painted
Classical Figure
Floral
Orientalism
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1922.178

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