Parasol

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1865-1875

GUSN

GUSN-31621

Description

Black ribbed, ruffled silk; black silk lining; doome shaped; wood telescoping shaft with round ball; metal shaft & ferrule; metal band engraved with leaves on handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

parasols
accessories
brass (alloy)
engraving (printing process)
metal
reeding
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Women's personal gear
Silk
Unidentified Metal
Brass
Stipple Engraved
Ribbed
PARASOL

Inscription

Engraved on brass collar on shaft: Patent ""A.G. Davis/PAT'D/AUG. 31, 1858""

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1927.1131