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Parasol

Description

Black lace with flowers, ribbon & scalloped edge, over tan silk with white silk lining with white silk fringe (short); ivory handle carved to imitate bamboo; black & white silk tassels; ivoery tip & ivory points.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1875
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
Hand Stitched
ivory (tooth component)
Lace
lace (needlework)
PARASOL
parasols
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Vegetable Ivory
Woman's Personal Artifacts
Accession Number
1969.5455
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
885
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