Hand-fan

Unknown maker

  • Date: c. 1920
  • Dimensions: H: 41 cm, W: 38 cm, D: 2 cm
  • Medium: Stitched with bamboo sticks and cloves
  • Region: Unknown region
  • Museum number: TCD.00014

Handfan with cloves stitched together and set inside a bamboo frame, further decorated with textile swatches and threads. The cloves are used to both add fragrance and to repel insects.

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