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PARASOL

Description

Ivory silk taffeta, with scalloped edge trimmed with ivory silk chenille; brown tiger eye wooden handle, tapered; gilt ring with amethyst stone on handle; base of handle has gilt hardware with amethyst stone; brass hardware; spokes covered with ivory silk; closure - silk covered ring with cord attached outside.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1915
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
amethyst (mineral)
brass (alloy)
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Amethyst
amethyst (mineral)
Brass
brass (alloy)
day (time of day)
Daywear
Hand Stitched
PARASOL
parasols
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
Women's personal gear
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1969.6067
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
12900
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