Harry’s chosen object

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Fan
1800-1850 (estimated)

Object/Work: 200 mm

silk, wood

Made: China

Paper fan with wooden slats, cream with a grey border. 3 colour printed images, predominantly blue, red and yellow regal figures in rectangular borders with bows linking them. Printed rhymes below images. Inside a plastacote box mount with a melinex window on the top.
Cuming Label: “Circa 1775”
Incorrectly entered before as C08977 – the T.I. description does not match this object.

Keyword:  Replicate, Movable, Lightweight

There is only a few information about this fan, but I can do a lot researches on the functions, principles(how does it fold) and history.

What do you think?

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