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Umbrella

Description

Hand-painted paper umbrella; collapsible bamboo frame with bamboo handle; exterior with green and pink(?) foliate decoration; interior with pink background and white and black cranes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
bamboo (material)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
Crane
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
UMBRELLA, ORNAMENTAL
umbrellas
Dimensions
45.75 (H), 11 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3309
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20139
Related Items
Title Japanese umbrella Accession number 1998.214 Relationship Similar type of umbrella.

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