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Unknown (maker)


Messel-Rosse Collection




folding fan


Folding fan, heavy green paper leaf, bamboo sticks and guards (14+2), decorated on the front with three male figures.

Production Place

Japan (maker) (country)

Japanese (maker) (nationality)


height: (whole): 31.2 cm


19th century


circa 1801 to 1900


bought: Anne, Countess of Rosse 1985-01-28 (Filtered for: Applied Arts collection)

Colonel Leonard C. Messel (1872-1953); Anne, Countess of Rosse (1902-1992)

Purchased with a grant from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and a gift from The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Other Notes

Accession Number

O.70-1985 (Applied Arts)
(Reference Number: 125157; Input Date: 2006-03-09 / Last Edit: 2011-05-04)

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