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1952

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2014

2023

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Pleated Fan And Case

This is a Pleated fan and case. It is dated late 19th century and we acquired it in 1952. Its medium is silk leaf painted with watercolor, pierced, carved and gilded ivory sticks, paste jewel at rivet. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Unknown. It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor.

Its dimensions are

H x W (open): 24.1 × 37.8 cm (9 1/2 × 14 7/8 in.)

It is signed

Signed on leaf, obverse left of center, in paint: Reyor Signed on reverse of second stick, in black ink: Ernest Kees

Cite this object as

Pleated Fan And Case; silk leaf painted with watercolor, pierced, carved and gilded ivory sticks, paste jewel at rivet; H x W (open): 24.1 × 37.8 cm (9 1/2 × 14 7/8 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor; 1952-161-244-a,b

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