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Object Name: fan

Date: 1934

Accession Number: 1986.456
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • card
  • cane
  • bamboo
  • paper
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Technique
 
Description

Leaf of circular card, covering narrow bamboo ribs. Printed on face in turquoise, red and yellow with an Art Deco diver, clouds, bubbles and a seagull. Strengthened with extra paper at the base.Reverse of plain white card.
Handle of narrow, natural cane.
Given away at the State Restaurant on the occasion of a gala dinner to celebrate the wedding of the Duke of Kent in Nov 1934.

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Height: 12.5 ins
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