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APPROX. 25 FANS AND FAN-RELATED ITEMS
1) Victorian pressed paper brise fan "My Heart's Gift", with raised decoration of forget-me-nots surrounding six romantic vignettes. Length 7".
2) Spanish wood and fabric fontage-style folding fan with vibrantly painted flowers on green pierced wood leaves. Fabric leaf also painted with coordinating flowers. Length 9".
3-8) Six doll and child fans.
9) Metal and paper cockade fan in a paper case marked "Foldaway Fan - Keep Cool, and Be Gay". 10-11) Two cardboard fixed fans, possibly for the game Bridge, printed with score and lines to record.
12) Avon "Fans of the World" scarf.
13-15) Three identical wood and paper folding fans in turquoise-colored boxes marked "Temple Treasures by F.N. Kistner Co of Chicago".
16-18) Three newspaper and magazine articles relating to fan collecting.
19-20) Two "Antique Replica Folding Fans". One never opened with envelope marked "Merrimack Publ. Corp. N.Y... Printed in Hong Kong".
21) Brass decoration of an open folding fan.
22-25) Four wood and paper folding fans marked "Made in Cuba", one with very pretty painted blue floral decoration, one with painted roses on a tan ground, and two children's fans, possibly from Cuba.

1) Victorian pressed paper brise fan "My Heart's Gift", with raised decoration of forget-me-nots surrounding six romantic vignettes. Length 7".
2) Spanish wood and fabric fontage-style folding fan with vibrantly painted flowers on green pierced wood leaves. Fabric leaf also painted with coordinating flowers. Length 9".
3-8) Six doll and child fans.
9) Metal and paper cockade fan in a paper case marked "Foldaway Fan - Keep Cool, and Be Gay". 10-11) Two cardboard fixed fans, possibly for the game Bridge, printed with score and lines to record.
12) Avon "Fans of the World" scarf.
13-15) Three identical wood and paper folding fans in turquoise-colored boxes marked "Temple Treasures by F.N. Kistner Co of Chicago".
16-18) Three newspaper and magazine articles relating to fan collecting.
19-20) Two "Antique Replica Folding Fans". One never opened with envelope marked "Merrimack Publ. Corp. N.Y... Printed in Hong Kong".
21) Brass decoration of an open folding fan.
22-25) Four wood and paper folding fans marked "Made in Cuba", one with very pretty painted blue floral decoration, one with painted roses on a tan ground, and two children's fans, possibly from Cuba.
Condition: Victorian paper fan slightly detached at front ; light wear to guards of Spanish fontage fan; damage to Cuban fans; otherewise fairly good conditions.


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