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Fan

Fan
Title
Fan
Date 
1890-1920
Medium 
Paper, cloth, wood
Dimensions 
25 x 13 x 3/4 in. unfolded
Description 
This sample card and advertisment is shaped like a large Asian-style woman's folding hand fan with bamboo sticks. It is beige with stylized flowers with each petal a different numbered color of applied cloth. It is printed in black script "Order any Color of which the Flower-petals on this Fan are made in all Qualities of our Linings. Order by Color Number./ 98 & 100 Bleeker St., J.W. Goddard & Sons, 197 Mercer St., New York./ Manufacturers of all Varieties of Linings, Colored and 'Midnight' Fast Black."
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.1430
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group