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Folding fan

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Small painted feather fan with pierced bone sticks, stiff taupe feathers with painted bright pink flowers and single bird.

Provenance

Gift from Mrs. George W. Schoenhut to the MFA, April 8, 1954

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Schoenhut

Chinese, Qing Dynasty, 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 22cm (8 11/16in.)

Accession Number

54.560

Medium or Technique

Painted feathers; bone

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes