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Cockade fan

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Printed white silk leaf. Small-scale floral motifs onboth sides. Gilt paper binding. Black lacquered sticks with gilt vegetative motif, black silk binding at rivet. Brass ring to fasten fan open or closed. Red silk tassel depends from base of one stick.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

Japanese, about 1880–90

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

46 cm (18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1976.434

Medium or Technique

Silk; Printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes