Cockade fan

Japanese
about 1880–90


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

46 cm (18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1976.434

Medium or Technique

Silk; Printed

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Printed white silk leaf. Small-scale floral motifs onboth sides. Gilt paper binding. Black lacquered sticks with gilt vegetative motif, black silk binding at rivet. Brass ring to fasten fan open or closed. Red silk tassel depends from base of one stick.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection