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Parasol

Description

Black silk twill, scalloped; collapsible carved bone handle & ferrule; heavily engraved silver slider; metal & bone shaft; metal ribs with bone tips.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1870
Material
bone (material)
carving (processes)
engraving (printing process)
metal
silk (textile)
silver (metal)
twill
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bone
bone (material)
Carved
carving (processes)
engraving (printing process)
metal
PARASOL
parasols
scallop shell
Shell
Silk
silk (textile)
Silver
silver (metal)
Stipple Engraved
Twill
twill
Unidentified Metal
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1924.97
GUSN
30165

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