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1943

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Pleated Fan

This is a Pleated fan. It is dated ca. 1830 and we acquired it in 1943. Its medium is gilded paper leaf with hand-colored lithograph, pierced ivory sticks with spangles and mother-of-pearl plaques. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Max Farrand. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Max Farrand.

Its dimensions are

H x W (open): 20.3 x 36.2 cm (8 in. x 14 1/4 in.)

It is signed

Signed in paint, at center: Garnison 232

Cite this object as

Pleated Fan; gilded paper leaf with hand-colored lithograph, pierced ivory sticks with spangles and mother-of-pearl plaques; H x W (open): 20.3 x 36.2 cm (8 in. x 14 1/4 in.); Gift of Mrs. Max Farrand; 1943-11-4

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