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Fan with painted light blue silk satin leaf. Flower sprays and yellow butterfly, painted by George Keiswetter; light blue tape binding, top and bottom. Hornbeam sticks mottled with gray-brown and rose. Brass ring. Gold-on-pink tag inscribed "AF No. 279" and white cardboard box original.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

American, 1887

Object Place

Braintree, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

30 x 54.5 x 3.2 cm (11 13/16 x 21 7/16 x 1 1/4 in.) open

Accession Number

1976.375

Medium or Technique

Silk satin, pigment, wood, brass

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes