The University of Texas at Austin
Identifier: TMC_0066
Title: Fan
Description: Folding fan made from wood and wallpaper. The sticks of the fan are sewn together with thread and bound at the bottom with a metal bracket. The bracket is decorated with a cream tassel. Used by Mary Ann Ellington Dial. Donated by Margaret Steiner.
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: circa 1850
Source: UT Texas Memorial Museum Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 7L [Metric, Rm C 2.2]
Format: Fans (costume accessories)
Size: 22.9 cm L x 38.1 cm W (fanned out); 7.6 cm W (closed) x 2.5 cm H
Other ID: TMM 2662-5
Subject: Material culture--Texas--19th century