Jute Hand Fan

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Dublin Core

Title

Jute Hand Fan

Subject

Cultural Heritage

Description

Hand fans were used in order to keep away heat. The movement of a handheld fan provides cooling by increasing the airflow over the skin. Hand fans made from Jutes were used my many in ancient China.

Creator

UnKnown

Date

Around 18th-19th Century (Qing Dynasty Period)

Rights

No Rights

Format

Circular or Trinagular. Made with light material like Jute.

Language

No Language

Type

Physical Object

Citation

UnKnown , “Jute Hand Fan,” CCCH9051 Group 2, accessed November 28, 2020, https://learning.hku.hk/ccch9051/group-2/items/show/20.