PARASOL

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1915

GUSN

GUSN-12900

Description

Ivory silk taffeta, with scalloped edge trimmed with ivory silk chenille; brown tiger eye wooden handle, tapered; gilt ring with amethyst stone on handle; base of handle has gilt hardware with amethyst stone; brass hardware; spokes covered with ivory silk; closure - silk covered ring with cord attached outside.

Details

Descriptive Terms

parasols
accessories
amethyst (mineral)
brass (alloy)
stitching
silk (textile)
taffeta
wood (plant material)
day (time of day)
Women's personal gear
Silk
Taffeta
Brass
Hand Stitched
Amethyst
Daywear
PARASOL

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6067

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