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Parasol

Description

Teal blue silk cover; false grained wooden turned stick; bone (?) handle and ferrule, and tips to ribs; very small; two marquis folding hinges; painted black metal slider., Thin black ribbon closure; black cord and tassel at handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1865
Material
bone (material)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bone
bone (material)
Child
children (people by age group)
Children's personal gear
Painted
painting (coating)
PARASOL
parasols
Silk
silk (textile)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1942.567
GUSN
6783

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