Woman's court fan (Hi-ogi)
Late 19th to early 20th century
Object Place: Japan
24 cm (9 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Brisé-type fan with cypress (Hi-no-ki) sticks, white silk connecting ribbon. Painted design of winter snow scene, figures in straw coats. White silk tassel depends from steel ring. Plain wood box.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.