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Parasol

Description

Black taffeta twill with white lining, scalloped edges on both layers; short metal stick with wooden handle (imitates ivory); knobs & handle & ferrule; black grosgrain bow around ferrule.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1875
Material
metal
silk (textile)
taffeta
twill
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
metal
PARASOL
parasols
scallop shell
Shell
Silk
silk (textile)
taffeta
Taffeta
Twill
twill
Unidentified Metal
Women's personal gear
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1930.432
GUSN
1357

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