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Parasol

Description

Tan silk with fringe; green silk lining covering spokes & stretchers; white painted wooden shaft; carved & turned bone ferrule with ring & handle; bottom portion of handle is screwed in place; also has delicately carved head of a dog; metal slider; marquis folding hinge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1865
Material
bone (material)
carving (processes)
metal
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
animals
Bone
bone (material)
Carved
carving (processes)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
metal
Mythical Animal
Painted
painting (coating)
PARASOL
parasols
Silk
silk (textile)
Unidentified Metal
Women's personal gear
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1915.87
GUSN
27310
Related Items
Title Parasol Accession number 1945.164 Notes 1945.164 PARASOL Relationship Similar item

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