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Parasol

Description

Pale gold silk twill; lined with green; cream fringe; bumpy handle of wood; ferrule with brass ring; gold silk cord & tassel on handle; metal ribs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1875
Inscriptions
Note, written in ink, tied to handle: ""Pongee/sunshade/and/Green silk/Sunshade/Both about 1870""
Material
metal
silk (textile)
twill
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
metal
PARASOL
parasols
Silk
silk (textile)
twill
Twill
Unidentified Metal
Women's personal gear
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1934.1751
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Cummings
GUSN
37077

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