Folding Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-29430

Description

Black painted wooden sticks and guards with carved designs of birds, flowers and spider webs in silver paint; leaf of black gauze with handpainted pansies; metal handle with black satin ribbon.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
carving (processes)
gauze
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
spider web
Gauze
Painted
Carved
Bird
Spider Web
Pansy
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1922.181