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Parasol

Description

Green silk with black brocade in lace-like pattern; white painted wooden shaft with carved bone handle & vegetable ivory (?) ferrule; bone spoke tips; metal marquis folding hinge; bottom handle unscrews.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1865
Material
bone (material)
brocade (textile)
carving (processes)
metal
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bone
bone (material)
Brocade
brocade (textile)
Carved
carving (processes)
metal
Painted
painting (coating)
PARASOL
parasols
Silk
silk (textile)
Unidentified Metal
Vegetable
Women's personal gear
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1924.81
GUSN
30163

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