Folding Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1991

GUSN

GUSN-49542

Description

Painted white wooden sticks and guards with gilt design; thin paper leaf painted with seascape and green swags at bottom, and architectural design with peach and green flower design along top; metal handle (very thin).

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
seascapes
Unidentified Paper
Painted
Seascape
FAN

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.599