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Parasol

Description

Small, black silk parasol with red silk lining. Pinked (fraying) edges. Simple straight wood handle (ebony?) with ivory knob handle with brass trim; possibly a child's.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
19th century
Material
brass (alloy)
ebony (wood)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
brass (alloy)
Ebony
ebony (wood)
PARASOL
parasols
Silk
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
22 1/2 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.509
Credit Line
Bequest of Elsie Allen
GUSN
10522

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