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Parasol

Description

Black scallop-edged lace over white silk taffeta with fringe; coral carved bird at top; coral carved monkey handle; collapsible.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1869
Inscriptions
Stamped on handle: ""VERDIER"".
Material
coral (material)
corals (animals)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
ivory (tooth component)
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
taffeta
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Coral
coral (material)
corals (animals)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
ivory (tooth component)
Lace
lace (needlework)
PARASOL
parasols
Silk
silk (textile)
taffeta
Taffeta
Vegetable Ivory
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1992.5
GUSN
6793

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