Fan

American, possibly American Indian


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

37.6 x 26.5 x 3.7 cm (14 13/16 x 10 7/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.492

Medium or Technique

Sweetgrass leaf weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fan with circular sweetgrass leaf. Red leaf segments bound by bands of interwoven red and natural grasses, red looped border. Loop wood handle covered with natural grass bound by wide spiraling band of red grass.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection