Parasol & Cover

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-1368

Description

Parasol (A) of cream lace over white silk with chiffon underruffle; thorn wood handle & shaft with gilded crook end carvewd with scroll & shell pattern; gold cap on tip; cream grosgrain ribbon loop through handle; metal ribs. Cover (B) of white linen (dirty); tape drawstring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

parasols
accessories
carving (processes)
chiffon
gilding
gold (metal)
cloth
stitching
lace (needlework)
linen (material)
metal
shell (animal material)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
floral patterns
scrolls (motifs)
shell (animal material)
Women's personal gear
Silk
Chiffon
Grosgrain
Lace
Thornwood
Gold Plate
Unidentified Metal
Linen
Gilded
Carved
Hand Stitched
Shell
Scroll
Floral
PARASOL & COVER

Additional Identification Number

1948.48 AB

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1948.48A,B