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Fire Fan

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Native NamePainto
Object Number:96-1-149
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Venezuela
Doro Ana
Culture Area: Circum-Caribbean
Maker: Miriam
Materials:Moriche Palm Leaf
Moriche Palm Leaf Fiber
Technique:Twill weave
Length: 21.5 cm
Width: 22.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Russell D. Greaves, 1996
Other Number:1992/3-44 - Field No SF


Flat twill woven fan with fringe on one end, tapers off to a knob at the other end. Attached to 96-1-148 with a thin moriche fiber string.

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