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Parasol & Cover

Description

Parasol (A) of cream lace over white silk with chiffon underruffle; thorn wood handle & shaft with gilded crook end carvewd with scroll & shell pattern; gold cap on tip; cream grosgrain ribbon loop through handle; metal ribs. Cover (B) of white linen (dirty); tape drawstring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Material
carving (processes)
chiffon
cloth
gilding
gold (metal)
lace (needlework)
linen (material)
metal
shell (animal material)
silk (textile)
stitching
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
chiffon
Chiffon
cloth
Floral
floral patterns
Gilded
gilding
gold (metal)
Gold Plate
Grosgrain
Hand Stitched
Lace
lace (needlework)
Linen
linen (material)
metal
PARASOL & COVER
parasols
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
Shell
shell (animal material)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Thornwood
Unidentified Metal
Women's personal gear
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1948.48A,B
GUSN
1368

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