Parasol

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840-1865

GUSN

GUSN-27310

Description

Tan silk with fringe; green silk lining covering spokes & stretchers; white painted wooden shaft; carved & turned bone ferrule with ring & handle; bottom portion of handle is screwed in place; also has delicately carved head of a dog; metal slider; marquis folding hinge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

parasols
accessories
bone (material)
carving (processes)
metal
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
animals
Women's personal gear
Silk
Bone
Painted
Carved
Unidentified Metal
Mythical Animal
PARASOL

Related Items

Title Parasol Accession Number 1945.164

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1915.87