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Parasol

Description

Black silk edged with knitted (?) silk lace, with black velvet appliques & cording; dome-shaped; carved bone handle, non-folding; painted wooden shaft & ferrule; black satin bow tied around handle; metal ribs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1885
Material
appliqué (technique)
bone (material)
carving (processes)
knitting (process)
metal
satin
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
Bone
bone (material)
Carved
carving (processes)
Knit
knitting (process)
metal
PARASOL
parasols
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
Unidentified Metal
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's personal gear
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1929.341
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Frances R. Morse
GUSN
32634

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