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Fan

Museum number:
9-16211
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090016211
Accession number:
Acc.3372
Object count:
1
Description:
Paper and bamboo fan; predominantly red with small circle of painted flowers in center of fan; opposite side has garden scene painted in purple with calligraphy on white background. Souvenir of Miyajima, one of the three Japan beauty spots, famous for the Tori in the water. 19.3 cm x 8 cm
Donor:
Maurice K. Schiffman
Collection place:
Japan
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
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