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Fan

Museum number:
9-16228
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090016228
Accession number:
Acc.3372
Object count:
1
Description:
Paper and bamboo fan, painted black, paper is painted reddish-orange with a lighter portion along the bottom, gradually darkening towards the upper edge. Painted over all with gold flecks. Water stains on one edge. This is a Kamakura-style dancing fan. 36.5. cm x 7.2 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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