Fan

About this object

Narrative

Collected by the paper making library & museum, Tokyo, between 1957 and 1959.

Physical description

Rounded paper hand fan with a black lacquered wooden handle with a length of orange cord tied through a hole at one end. An image painted on one side depicts a blue monster-like figure kneeling on or riding a grey swirl-shaped figure. Edges are trimmed with silver. Backside is plain.