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Pleated Fan (China), 1850–1900

This is a Pleated fan. It is dated 1850–1900 and we acquired it in 1940. Its medium is silk leaf painted with tempera, carved ivory sticks, silk tassel. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Elizabeth Haynes and Samuel L. Israel. It is credited Gift of Samuel L. Israel.

Its dimensions are

H x W (open): 27.9 × 50.8 cm (11 × 20 in.)

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Pleated Fan (China), 1850–1900; silk leaf painted with tempera, carved ivory sticks, silk tassel; H x W (open): 27.9 × 50.8 cm (11 × 20 in.); Gift of Samuel L. Israel; 1940-119-2

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