fan (personal protection)

Fan consisting of two white feathers with the top half of the larger feather dyed with black pigment. The feathers are attached to a wooden (?) handle which is bound with a leather strip and is decorated with leather tassels, metal bells and red beads. The fan is also decorated with a piece of red textile above the handle.

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