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Fan

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Ivory, carved and painted
Dimensions:
H. 22 1/4 in. (56.5 cm); W. 13 1/2 in. (34.3cm)
Classification:
Fans
Credit Line:
Gift of Chester Holcomb, 1889
Accession Number:
89.19
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Manchu Dragon: Costumes of the Qing Dynasty (1644–1912)," December 8, 1980–August 29, 1981.

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