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Fan

Fan
Fan
Title
Fan
Date 
1910-1940
Medium 
Paper, wood, metal
Dimensions 
12 x 10 x 1/4 in. unfolded
Description 
This woman's folding hand fan is beige on one side with a printed black floral border, a monogram "CPC" and reads "Casino/ Central Park/ New York". Eye slits have been cut through the fan leaf and the reverse is a black and white harlequin face mask on a gold foil background.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.1414
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group