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Carriage Parasol

Description

Black handmade Chantilly lace over gold taffeta & embossed white silk, both with scalloped edges; bone shaft; carved ivory handle and ferrule of twists & links; silver slider; single white silk tassel at top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1875
Material
Chantilly lace
bone (material)
carving (processes)
embossing
ivory (tooth component)
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
silver (metal)
taffeta
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bone
bone (material)
Carved
carving (processes)
Chantilly
Chantilly lace
Embossed
embossing
ivory (tooth component)
Lace
lace (needlework)
PARASOL
parasols
Silk
silk (textile)
Silver
silver (metal)
Taffeta
taffeta
Vegetable Ivory
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1944.280
GUSN
53744

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