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Parasol

Description

Parasol (A) is light green silk taffeta; 5 narrow horizontal tucks; light bird's eye maple wood handle, round, tapered; brass tip; bone points; spokes are covered with silk. Cover (B) is white cotton striped herringbone with opening at tip, drawstring closure.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Inscriptions
Stamped on hardware: ""EUDELINE/24/ R. VILLE LEVEQUE""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
bird's-eye maple
bone (material)
brass (alloy)
machine-made
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
bird's-eye maple
Bone
bone (material)
Brass
brass (alloy)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Maple
PARASOL
parasols
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
Accession Number
1969.6074AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
888
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