Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-62710

Description

12 thin staves painted maroon. Exterior staves are thicker and have cross-hatched carving. Paper has scene of own on a pine tree branch with full moon in background. Two frogs on lilly pads with fishing poles. Magenta sky at top left, green and blue at lower right. On reverse: White background with eight stylized green frogs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
brass (alloy)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Brass
FAN

Associated Building

Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.),

Additional Identification Number

P784

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

21 x 12 (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Caroline Barr Wade

Accession Number

1987.683