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Parasol

Description

Black ribbed, ruffled silk; black silk lining; doome shaped; wood telescoping shaft with round ball; metal shaft & ferrule; metal band engraved with leaves on handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1875
Inscriptions
Engraved on brass collar on shaft: Patent ""A.G. Davis/PAT'D/AUG. 31, 1858""
Material
brass (alloy)
engraving (printing process)
metal
reeding
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
engraving (printing process)
metal
PARASOL
parasols
reeding
Ribbed
Silk
silk (textile)
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Metal
Women's personal gear
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1927.1131
GUSN
31621

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