Fan

Object Number: 
2002.1.1378
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Wood, paper
Dimensions: 
12 x 7 3/4 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
This woman's hand fan is made of paper and has a wood handle. One side has a print of a purple and white flowers and reads "Compliments of Abraham and Straus/ Brooklyn,N.Y." On the reverse it has a print of the A&S subway station and the stairs from the store. It reads, in part, "Take Subway to A&S Station", with detailed directions.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group