Folding Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840s

GUSN

GUSN-40697

Description

Bone? sticks, pierced; paper leaf w/ embossed ground and printed w/ one medallion w/ old man, woman and child; paper has white ground, printed w/ architectual elements and birds and vases in pink and silver; reverse is white paper embossed w/ flowers and scrolls.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
bone (material)
embossing
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Bone
Unidentified Paper
Painted
Transfer Printed
Embossed
Medallion
Classical Figure
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1940.721