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Parasol

Description

A green silk parasol, folding handle, attached is a tag which reads "Aunt Patty Uphams's parasol, etc." She was born in 1779 and died in 1886.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830s
Early
Inscriptions
Handwritten tag: ""Aunt Patty's parasol/Loaned by Mr & Mrs Sylvanus Upham/She was born in 1779/Died in 1866.""
Material
antler
bone (material)
carving (processes)
horn (animal material)
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
metal
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Antler
antler
Bone
bone (material)
Carved
carving (processes)
Horn
horn (animal material)
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
metal
Painted
painting (coating)
PARASOL
parasols
Silk
silk (textile)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Unidentified Metal
Women's personal gear
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1929.1622
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Chester H. Arnold
GUSN
32975

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