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ID Number 2013.3.22
Object Name Fan
Collection Artifact
Description Hand-held paper fan from the Ringling Bros. Barnum-Bailey Circus. The front of the fan has colorful, patriotic images from American history, and the back reads "Ringling Bros. Barnum-Bailey Circus, Greatest Show on Earth." There is a small circular cut-out near the bottom where the thumb is to be placed in order to control the fan. Made by The Newton Co., New York City.