Manufactured by Edmund Soper Hunt Fan Factory (American, late 19th century)
Object Place: Weymouth Landing, Massachusetts, United States
23.3 x 39.7 x 3.1 cm (9 3/16 x 15 5/8 x 1 1/4 in.) fan open
Medium or Technique
Silk satin leaf decorated with brass sequins and spangles; carved wood sticks covered with gold leaf; mother-of-pearl; silk tassel
Not On View
Fan with narrow purple silk satin obverse leaf decorated with brass sequins of various shapes; plain beige silk satin reverse leaf; purple tape binding at top. Open-worked carved wood sticks completely covered with gold leaf. Mother-of-pearl rings on rivet. Purple silk tassel depends from stylized brass ring.
Gift of Esther Oldham to MFA, June 9, 1976.