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1985

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Pleated Fan

This is a Pleated fan. It is dated 1850–70 and we acquired it in 1985. Its medium is paper leaf with hand-colored lithograph, painted wood sticks, horn washer at rivet. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Ms. Dorothy Warren. It is credited Gift of dorothy Warren in memory of Blanche Allien Warren (Mrs. Charles Clarke Warren).

Its dimensions are

H x W: 25.5 × 51 cm (10 1/16 × 20 1/16 in.)

It is signed

Stamped: T. Mayer

Cite this object as

Pleated Fan; paper leaf with hand-colored lithograph, painted wood sticks, horn washer at rivet; H x W: 25.5 × 51 cm (10 1/16 × 20 1/16 in.); Gift of dorothy Warren in memory of Blanche Allien Warren (Mrs. Charles Clarke Warren); 1985-77-4

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