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Fan

Fan
Title
Fan
Date 
1900-1920
Medium 
Feathers, tortoise shell
Dimensions 
closed: 21 x 8 x 2 in. ( 53.3 x 20.3 x 5.1 cm )
Description 
Black ostrich feather fan with tortoise shell sticks and handle.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Harold Riker Applegate
Object Number 
1940.266
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group