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Screen fan, decorated with sun and moon in clouds with constellation. Stick: softwood, with applied, stamped and punched copper mounts. Face: copper; punched, roughened and parcel gilt, with applied stamped parcel-gilt details. This may have been a votive offering to a temple.
Possibly a votive offering to a temple
Japan (maker) (country)
Japanese (maker) (nationality)
Stick: softwood, with applied, stamped and punched copper mounts. Face: copper; punched, roughened and parcel gilt, with applied stamped parcel-gilt details.
height: (whole): 31.9
after 1701 to 1900
Purchased with a grant from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and a gift from The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum
O.23-1985 (Applied Arts)