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Description

Umbrella shaft - black stick with handle encrusted with beads, with larger faceted black glass diamond, square and marquise shapes; green ruched band; missing cover and end for walking.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1899
Inscriptions
Stamped on hardware clasps: ""ISAAC SMITH NY/PAT. JULY 12.87."" Printed tag with cherub holding a book with ""TRADEMARK"" on page; on reverse, written in pencil ""1362/Tiffany""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
beads (pierced objects)
glass (material)
jet (coal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Beads
beads (pierced objects)
Glass
glass (material)
Jet
jet (coal)
UMBRELLA
umbrellas
Women's personal gear
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1969.6078
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
12915

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