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Parasol

Description

Black silk parasol with a wooden handle lacquered black. Top layer of parasol is black lace netting with chain stitched embroidery of flowers and leaves. Scalloped edges that hang over the side. Bottom of handle turned in a loop for grasping.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
Stamped on metal tag inside: ""PAT. NOV. 2, 1880""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
embroidering
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
PARASOL
parasols
Silk
silk (textile)
Dimensions
33.75 (H), 30.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5421
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24600

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