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Object Name Fan, Brisé
Title Folding fan
Catalog Number UNNUMBERED-15
Material(s) Wood/Paper//Cotton
Dimensions H-14.75 W-0.875 D-1.313 inches
Description This fan has wooden guards and a paper vane. The outside guard is colorfully painted with a Japanese woman in colorful clothes and designs behind her. The image on the back guard, a floral design, is faded. The paper vane is painted with four Japanese women in colorful clothes as well. There is a metal hook and cotton tassel attached at the bottom.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Fans
Fans (Accessories)
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS