This elegant vintage folding fan is gently used and is made of traditional materials: paper and wood. The fans design is of soft pink pearl color with grey brush strokes and a mon in golden colors. Fans such as this are sensu and are most often used for performing and dancing in Japan, which is designed to be seen from a distance by a viewing audience.
The mon on this fan is from the Japanese dance and performance school of Hanayagi.
- Condition: B, gently used with very faint flaws from wear.
- Fan Length: 11.5 in
Fans have significant cultural value in Japan, and there is a certain measure of pride associated with them. Many people have a fan tucked into their obi for ease of access in warmer months.