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Pleated Fan (Italy), ca. 1860

This is a Pleated fan. It is dated ca. 1860 and we acquired it in 1912. Its medium is painted paper leaf, carved ivory sticks. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Clarence Hoblitzelle. It is credited Gift of Clarence Hoblitzelle.

Its dimensions are

H x W (open): 18.4 x 34 cm (7 1/4 x 13 3/8 in.)

It is inscribed

A. Ville 15 de Marzo

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Pleated Fan (Italy), ca. 1860; painted paper leaf, carved ivory sticks; H x W (open): 18.4 x 34 cm (7 1/4 x 13 3/8 in.); Gift of Clarence Hoblitzelle; 1912-10-2

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