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Pleated Mourning Fan

This is a Pleated mourning fan. It is dated early 20th century and we acquired it in 1952. Its medium is silk leaf, incised wood sticks, metal bail. 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): 23.8 × 40 cm (9 3/8 × 15 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Pleated Mourning Fan; silk leaf, incised wood sticks, metal bail; H x W (open): 23.8 × 40 cm (9 3/8 × 15 3/4 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor; 1952-161-265

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