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Commemorative fan for Lincoln assassination. Narrow lithographed paper leaf. Obverse: medallion with Lincoln center, inscriptions above, below; flanked by putti on clouds, columns; inset Spanish songs, inscriptions to outsides. Reverse: five scenes from assassination, Monitor and Merrimac left,...

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Credit Line

Oldham Collection

Cuban with American leaf, 1865

Object Place

Havana, Cuba

Dimensions

Guard: 30 cm (11 13/16 in.); maximum open: 52.5 cm (20 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.387

Medium or Technique

Paper leaf lithographed; carved and gilded metal sticks; mother-of-pearl; metallic threads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes