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Dancer's folding fan, decorated, obverse with bamboo plants; reverse; with bat flying over a full moon. Guards: with cat's eye pattern (nekome) Guards: bamboo pierced and lacquered. Sticks: lacquered bamboo. Pin: ivory. Face: single layer of thick paper, painted in navy blue, gold and silver.
Japan (maker) (country)
Japanese (maker) (nationality)
Guards: bamboo pierced and lacquered. Sticks: lacquered bamboo. Pin: ivory. Face: single layer of thick paper, painted in navy blue, gold and silver.
length: (whole): 33.4
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.48-1985 (Applied Arts)