Folding Fan


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Artifact Identification Folding Fan   (1989.10.0011)
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Personal Gear
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  5. Personal Assistive Artifacts
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date N/A
Culture Japanese

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Width) 37.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Length) 20.9 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 23 g
Measuring Remarks D1 is the width of the fan when open to its fullest extent. D2 is the length of the spines.
Materials Plant--Wood, Textile--Silk, Animal--Tooth--Ivory
Manufacturing Processes Printing
Munsell Color Information Light Yellowish Brown (10YR 7/4 ) -ns Black ( N2.5 4.6%R) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Krannert Center for the Performing Arts Costume Shop, UIUC
Reproduction Needs Research
Reproduction Information N/A

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