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Flag fan

Object Number: 
2009.52.28
Date: 
ca. 1945
Medium: 
Wood, metal and paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 14 1/2 x 1/2 in. (14 x 36.8 x 1.3 cm)
Description: 
Folding hand fan with American flag image. Wooden ribs and printed paper leaves.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group