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"en tout cas"

Description

Black silk taffeta, plain; 2-tone handle of light brown bamboo, with L-shaped handle of celluloid imitation horn; silver plated copper collar & band; brass hardware - spokes & points painted black; brass tip.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1915
Inscriptions
Stamped on hardware: 1. spokes: ""PARAGON [with a horse with legs spread]/S.FOX & CO. Limited"" 2. band near spokes: ""BRIGGS & SONS/LONDON"" 3. band near handle: ""I.J (in circle) with other marks of Sheffield plate.""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
celluloid (cellulosic)
plate (material)
silk (textile)
silver (metal)
stitching
taffeta
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
Celluloid
celluloid (cellulosic)
en-tout-cases
Hand Stitched
plate (material)
Silk
silk (textile)
Silver
silver (metal)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
UMBRELLA
umbrellas
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1969.2691
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
882

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