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Fan

Object Number: 
2002.1.1434
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Paper, wood, metal
Dimensions: 
18 x 9 1/2 x 1/4 in. unfolded
Description: 
This woman's folding hand fan is printed on one side with a color scene of very early airplanes at an airshow with crowds in the stands. Printed in blue "Souvenir/ Cafe Martin/ New-York". The reverse has green designs and in the center reads "Perfumed with Lariette/ L.T. Piver/ Paris (France)". See also 2002.1.1422, 1423, 1432, 1433, 1740.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group