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Parasol

Description

Green moire taffeta; fan-shaped; green long crimped fringe; green flat bow above handle; metal shaft; ivory or celluloid turned handle with geometric carving.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
Engraved on hardware: ""BOLLACK FRES./BREVETE S.G.D.G.""
Location of origin
France
Material
carving (processes)
celluloid (cellulosic)
ivory (tooth component)
metal
moiré
silk (textile)
taffeta
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
Celluloid
celluloid (cellulosic)
Geometric
geometric patterns
ivory (tooth component)
metal
Moire
moiré
PARASOL
parasols
Silk
silk (textile)
Taffeta
taffeta
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Unidentified Metal
Vegetable Ivory
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1919.685
GUSN
28788

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