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Carriage Parasol

Description

Cream crocheted lace cover over yellow iridescent taffeta; ivory chiffon ruffloe below ferrule & over rib tips; gold marquise hinge; marquise/folding parasol; folding floral carved ivory handle; bone ferrule; dome-shaped; separate silk-covered ring closure.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1895-1910
Material
bone (material)
carving (processes)
chiffon
gold (metal)
ivory (tooth component)
lace (needlework)
metal
silk (textile)
taffeta
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bone
bone (material)
Carved
carving (processes)
chiffon
Chiffon
Floral
floral patterns
gold (metal)
Gold Plate
ivory (tooth component)
Lace
lace (needlework)
metal
PARASOL
parasols
Silk
silk (textile)
Taffeta
taffeta
Unidentified Metal
Vegetable Ivory
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1936.348
GUSN
38498

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