Fan

Possibly Indian
1870


Object Place: India

Dimensions

21 x 31.5 cm (8 1/4 x 12 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1976.485

Medium or Technique

Lauhala leaf, woven

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fan with woven lauhala leaf in design of diamonds formed by dark grass; elaborate handle made of bound lauhala.

Provenance

Oldham Collection; Gift of Esther Oldham to the MFA on June 9, 1976

Credit Line

Oldham Collection