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Fan

Fan
Fan
Title
Fan
Date 
1876
Medium 
Wood, paper
Dimensions 
11 x 18 x 1 1/4 in.
Description 
This woman's hand fan is made of paper with a wood handle and has a print of a woman in colonial style surrounded by a floral wreath and a flag and shield. On the reverse it reads "United States Centennial Exposition 1776 1876/ Women's Centennial" with a print of the Women's Pavillion and a poem about the important role of the "Patriot's mate" in U.S. history.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.1376
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group