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PARASOL

Description

Blue/grey silk with attached pleated trim (a slightly darker tone); 2 -toned wooden handle tapered, round, with plain brass ring and another with oak leaf and acorn garland; brass tip and points; closure - self-top with brass eye - hooks onto brass nail.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1915
Inscriptions
Stamped on closure/strap: ""Depose""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
silk (textile)
stitching
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Acorn
acorn
Brass
brass (alloy)
festoon (motif)
Garland
Hand Stitched
Leaf
oak leaf (motif)
PARASOL
parasols
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's personal gear
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1969.6206
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
12897

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