It is a classical Chinese folding fan decorated with Chinese ink painting of orchid.
Orchid has been cultivated in China for more than two thousand years. Chinese literati cherish special love for orchid because it symbolizes man of tenacity and good moral conduct. The most famous orchid-admirer is Confucius, who once commented, “staying in the same room with a nice person is like entering a room full of orchid’s fragrance.”
The folding fan is an elegant companion to tea appreciation.
The fan is carefully packed in a nice box.