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Parasol

Description

Two overlapping squares of black silk edged with machine chantilly lace (black) forms eight-pointed star; black wooden shaft and handle carved in spiral; black grosgrain bow on handle; metal ribs; brass cap on tip.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1889
Material
Chantilly lace
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
lace (needlework)
metal
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
Carved
carving (processes)
Chantilly
Chantilly lace
Lace
lace (needlework)
metal
PARASOL
parasols
Silk
silk (textile)
Spiral
spirals (geometric figures)
Unidentified Metal
Women's personal gear
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1972.166
GUSN
6781

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