The plain "pericón" fan, manufactured using wood and textile, is the kind that is most commonly used in flamenco dancing.
Size: 58 cm x 32 cm (22.6 inches x 12.5 inches)
If you are looking for a fan as an accessory for flamenco dancing, you must take a few details into account. Pick one that is easy to open and close, plain coloured and which has sober ribs, without any decoration or fretwork. The most appropriate one is the so-called "pericón", which is large.