Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Philippines
  • fan, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: Manila or Baguio, Philippines
  • plant fiber, weaving
  • Object Height/Width: 35 x 32.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 13 3/4 x 12 3/4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3347

The heart shaped fan is woven from light natural colored plant fibers. The loop handle is attached at the cleft and the heart has been wrapped with wider segments of the same plant fiber.