"en tout cas"

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1915

GUSN

GUSN-12913

Description

Navy blue silk taffeta; plain; bamboo with silver plated disc/knob; brass tip; black painted metal spokes; closure - strap with silk covered ring and button.

Details

Descriptive Terms

en-tout-cases
accessories
bamboo (material)
stitching
silk (textile)
taffeta
bamboo (material)
Women's personal gear
Silk
Taffeta
Bamboo
Hand Stitched
PARASOL

Inscription

Stamped on spokes, handle: (1) ""PARAGON/FOX"" (2) Wooden handle ""GRAVEL"" (3) Etched initials (intertwined): ""SFC"" or possibly ""SBC"". (Could be Sarah Fletcher Codman, 1842-1922)

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6214