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Fan

Object Number: 
2002.1.1371
Date: 
1900-1930
Medium: 
Wood, paper
Dimensions: 
16 x 11 x 1/2 in.
Description: 
This woman's hand fan is made of bamboo with a paper covering. The paper is printed on one side with an Asian style red, blue and black print of a hawk catching a long tailed Asian bird. The other side reads in black "Keep Cool And Trade At C.E. Dudley's/ Boot and Shoe Parlor/ Ladies' and Gents' Fine Footwear/ Dudley's Block Newport, N.H.".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group