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"en tout cas"

Description

Navy blue silk taffeta; plain; bamboo with silver plated disc/knob; brass tip; black painted metal spokes; closure - strap with silk covered ring and button.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1915
Inscriptions
Stamped on spokes, handle: (1) ""PARAGON/FOX"" (2) Wooden handle ""GRAVEL"" (3) Etched initials (intertwined): ""SFC"" or possibly ""SBC"". (Could be Sarah Fletcher Codman, 1842-1922)
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
bamboo (material)
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
en-tout-cases
Hand Stitched
PARASOL
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1969.6214
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
12913

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