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Parasol

Description

Black satin & white taffeta woven striped silk; deep flounce of black machine made Chantilly lace - cabbage roses; silver floral handle; wooden shaft & tip; metal ribs covered in black silk; silver cap on tip.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Inscriptions
Paper tag tied to shaft. 1. Printed: ""Jordan Marsh/Company/Boston"" 2. Written in ink; ""Friedman/No 188""
Material
Chantilly lace
carving (processes)
lace (needlework)
metal
satin
silk (textile)
silver (metal)
taffeta
weaving
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
Chantilly
Chantilly lace
Floral
floral patterns
Lace
lace (needlework)
metal
PARASOL
parasols
Rose
rose (genus)
satin
Satin
Silk
silk (textile)
Silver
silver (metal)
Stripe
stripes
Taffeta
taffeta
Unidentified Metal
weaving
Women's personal gear
wood (plant material)
Woven
Accession Number
1948.49
GUSN
1369

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