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Folding fan: O.77-1985

Object information

Current Location: In storage

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Description

Folding fan with wooden sticks and guards (8+2). Both sides are painted with a brown lacquered 'cloud' design on a gold background, decorated with green foliage, white and yellow flowers, red sprays and butterflies.

Notes

History note: Colonel Leonard C. Messel (1872-1953); Anne, Countess of Rosse (1902-1992)

Legal notes

Purchased with a grant from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and a gift from The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Measurements and weight

Length: 33.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1985-01-28) by Countess of Rosse, Anne

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Identification numbers

Accession number: O.77-1985
Primary reference Number: 125164
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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