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Folding fan, decorate, face: with solar disk; reverse with crescent moon and stars. Guards: with gold "splash". Guards: bronze, parcel-gilt. Sticks: lacquered bamboo. Face: coarse silk on paper, painted with gold and silver.
Japan (maker) (country)
Japanese (maker) (nationality)
Guards: bronze, parcel-gilt. Sticks: lacquered bamboo. Face: coarse silk on paper, painted with gold and silver.
length: (whole): 28.8
after 1801 to 1900
Purchased with a grant from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and a gift from The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum
O.43-1985 (Applied Arts)