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Fan

Museum number:
9-16227
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090016227
Accession number:
Acc.3372
Object count:
1
Description:
Paper and wood fan. Wood is painted black; design of the fan has red and gold upper background and purple, blue, yellow, green, and red at bottom. Middle has arch with dragons. Pink and white flowers on gold background. Same design on both sides. Parent ribs are carved. One rib is broken and taped at bottom where it is hinged to other ribs. 32.3. x 9cm.
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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