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Object Name Fan, Hand
Catalog Number 0985.05.00118
Date 1863
Description The fan consists of straw and wood. The wooden handle has two sets of bands carved around it. "1863" is written in pencil on one side. The old Museum label "277" and "Shores Mobile _____" written in pencil is on the other side. The fan is circulat woven straw.
Dimensions L-7.5 Dia-7 inches
Owned Francis "Fred" B. Trinchard
Owner Regiment 2nd Alabama Battalion Light Artillery, Co. E
Made Francis "Fred" B. Trinchard, believed Mobile, Alabama
Provenance Corporal Francis "Fred" B. Trinchard of Co. E, 2nd Alabama Battalion, Light Artillery, made this fan in 1863, believed in Mobile, Alabama (based upon inscription).
People Trinchard, Francis B. (Fred)
Search Terms Mobile Campaign
Subjects women
Fans (Accessories)