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Parasol

Description

Green silk satin-striped moire; real rosewood handle with mother-of-pearl pique trim; bone-tipped whalebone spokes with metal stretchers; rosewood ferrule; two marquis folding hinges; painted metal slider.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1855
Material
bone (material)
metal
moiré
mother of pearl
rosewood (wood)
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bone
bone (material)
metal
Moire
moiré
mother of pearl
Mother-of-Pearl
PARASOL
parasols
Pique
piqué
Rosewood
rosewood (wood)
Silk
silk (textile)
Unidentified Metal
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1932.2453
GUSN
35300

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