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Screen fan: AAL.20-2011

Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Entities

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Description

Hamaguri Uchiwa screen fan. Softwood sticks, bamboo ribs, painted with lilies and hibiscus on gold paper. The handle is made of lacquer and inlaid with lilies and butterfly

Legal notes

Lent to the museum by anonymous

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (2011) by Anonymous

Dating

19th Century, Late#
Meiji Period (1868-1912)
1850 - 1899

Components of the work

Handle composed of lacquer
Ribs composed of bamboo
Decoration composed of paint
Sticks composed of softwood
Handle Decoration

Identification numbers

Accession number: AAL.20-2011
Primary reference Number: 208677
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 5 May 2016 Updated: Wednesday 25 September 2019 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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