Parasol

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-1372

Description

Iridescent purple taffeta woven with multicolor floral brocade; ruffle of same material on wooden handle set with purple shell & brass-plated copper; metal shaft, tip & ribs; fabric tab with silver filigree fastener.

Details

Descriptive Terms

parasols
accessories
brocade (textile)
copper (metal)
metal
plating (metal coating)
shell (animal material)
silk (textile)
taffeta
wood (plant material)
floral patterns
shell (animal material)
Women's personal gear
Silk
Taffeta
Brocade
Unidentified Metal
Copper
Shell
Floral
Plated
PARASOL

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1972.165