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PARASOL

Description

Pale blue/beige changeable silk taffeta, plain dark brown bamboo handle, straight with round lapis knob and brass rings; brass tip, brass hardware; spokes covered with silk; closure and silk covered ring attached to cord outside slides down over parasol.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1915
Inscriptions
Stamped: ""EUDELINE/24/R.VILLE LEVEQUE""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
bamboo (material)
brass (alloy)
lapis lazuli (rock)
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
Brass
brass (alloy)
Hand Stitched
iridescence
Irridescent
Lapis Lazuli
lapis lazuli (rock)
PARASOL
parasols
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1969.6199
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
12889

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