Fan

Fan
Title
Fan
Date 
1908
Medium 
Wood, paper
Dimensions 
14 x 8 1/4 x 1/4 in.
Description 
This woman's hand fan is made of paper shaped like a Chinese lantern and has a wood handle. One side has a print in red of the Chinese lantern with a woman's face in the center The reverse reads in black "Buy The Radcliffe Shoe/ For Women/ For Sale By Fred'k Gamash/ Boots, Shoes & Rubber Goods/ Newport, N.H.", with the address and a poem extolling the virtues of the Radcliffe shoe called "Our Leaders".
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.1389
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group