Parasol

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-1369

Description

Black satin & white taffeta woven striped silk; deep flounce of black machine made Chantilly lace - cabbage roses; silver floral handle; wooden shaft & tip; metal ribs covered in black silk; silver cap on tip.

Details

Descriptive Terms

parasols
accessories
carving (processes)
Chantilly lace
lace (needlework)
metal
satin
silk (textile)
silver (metal)
taffeta
wood (plant material)
weaving
floral patterns
rose (genus)
stripes
Women's personal gear
Silk
Satin
Taffeta
Lace
Silver
Unidentified Metal
Woven
Carved
Chantilly
Rose
Floral
Stripe
PARASOL

Inscription

Paper tag tied to shaft. 1. Printed: ""Jordan Marsh/Company/Boston"" 2. Written in ink; ""Friedman/No 188""

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1948.49