Folding Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880

GUSN

GUSN-53574

Description

Long thin black lacquered wooden sticks and guards; tan paper leaf painted with peacock and flowers of blue, red and tellow; reverse has gold splatter on pale green background; arched metal loop and rivet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
lacquering
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
peafowl
Unidentified Paper
Lacquered
Painted
Peacock
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Helen Pettes

Accession Number

1943.565