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1925

  • Work on this object ended.

1985

  • We acquired this object.

2013

2020

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Pleated Fan, early 20th century

This is a Pleated fan. It is dated early 20th century and we acquired it in 1985. Its medium is silk net leaf appliquéd with silk and embroidered with gold metallic spangles, drilled and painted wood sticks, metal bail. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Ms. Dorothy Warren.

Its dimensions are

H x W (open): 20.3 x 34.9 cm (8 x 13 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Pleated Fan, early 20th century; silk net leaf appliquéd with silk and embroidered with gold metallic spangles, drilled and painted wood sticks, metal bail; H x W (open): 20.3 x 34.9 cm (8 x 13 3/4 in.); 1985-77-3

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