Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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folding fan
  • China
  • folding fan, date unknown
  • Where object was made: China
  • wood, paper, ink
  • Object Length: 15.2 cm
    Object Length: 6 in
  • Gift of Mrs. F. B. Dains in memory of Elizabeth Lindley
  • Not on display
  • 1945.0026
Label Text

Fan made from black paper with gold and silver ink. There is a panel on one side with a floral design. The other side has a large panel, divided into 5 sections, with leaf forms and flowers (plum, orchid, bamboo, chrysanthemum).