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Object Name Box, Accessory
Common Name Fan Box
Catalog Number 1953.4.3b
Date 1900-1930
Material(s) Wood/Silk//Cardboard/Paper
Dimensions H-2 W-10.5 D-2 inches
Description This Japanese fan box is made of laquered wood and has a hinged lid. The lid has a gold painted flower decoration on the outside and a silk insert with hand painted flowers and a bird on the inside. The inside has an insert with a fan shape cut out of it. The insert is made of paper and cardboard and has a blue printed pattern.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Boxes
Containers
Fans
Fans (Accessories)
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS