Fixed fan (Uchiwa)
Japanese (Haibara Naojiro, Tokyo)
Object Place: Haibara Naojiro, Tokyo, Japan
38 cm (14 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Painted paper leaf with bamboo foundation. Obverse: flowers with white blossoms, branches with red leaves above, stream beyond. Reverse: flowers with yellow blossoms, moon beyond. Gold dusted over leaves. Gilt paper bilding. Textured gold paper at handle. Black lacquered handle with painted gold and gray floral motif. White silk tassel depends from handle. Mate to 1976.433. In original papers and cardboard box.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.