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Woman's court fan (Akomé ogi) (reproduction)

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Brisé-type fan with 40 painted wood sticks, white connecting cord. Obverse: design of phoenix and clouds with plum blossoms on white background, gold dusting. Reverse: branches with flowers and leaves, clouds on white background, gold dusting. Green, yellow, orange, white and purple tassels...

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Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

Japanese, about 1960

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

36.5 cm (14 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1976.441

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes