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Screen fan: AAL.20-2011

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Maker: Unknown




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


Late 19th Century
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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Created: Thursday 5 May 2016 Updated: Wednesday 25 September 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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