Fan

Object Number: 
2002.1.1439
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Paper, wood, metal
Dimensions: 
16 x 8 1/4 x 1/2 in. unfolded
Description: 
This woman's folding hand fan has sixteen individual oval white paper doilies with gold highlighting making up the leaf. A drawing of two women and a man in colonial dress is formed by the six center doilies. The handle has an inlay of mother-of -pearl.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group