Folding Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1845-1859

GUSN

GUSN-47241

Description

Black lacquered sticks and guards painted with flowers in gilt, red, and green; navy blue paper leaf printed with gold; three inset medallions lithographed and painted; 18th C. figures; shell washer, carved metal ring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
lithography
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Unidentified Paper
Lithography
Painted
Medallion
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret A. Simmonds

Accession Number

1965.216