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Fan, parakeet head
Fan, parakeet head
Date:
1897–1900
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood, Parakeet Head, Parrot Feathers, And Silk
Dimensions:
43.2 cm (17 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Accession Number:
43.22.13
Acquisition Date:
1943-03-08
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. John Eric Thorsen

Rigid fan with parakeet head at handle fan representing tail. Carved handle with patented mechanism that opens the fan when the ring is pulled.
See similar fan, R853.2

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