Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1933

GUSN

GUSN-4460

Description

Scalloped shaped flat body made of single dried leaf (possibly palm) with shaped edge bound with rattan and terminating in a stick hand, also wrapped with rattan; natural color.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
palm leaf
rattan
weaving
palm leaf
Rattan
Woven
Palm
FAN

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Japan; Polynesia

Dimensions

16.5 x 10.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.698.1

Places

Possibly