Parasol

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1835-1855

GUSN

GUSN-32539

Description

Green/black iridescent silk with fringe; carved ivory ferrule with aarched ring; mother of pearl pique (dots) on handle; fake rosewood grain; small carved bone tip on handle; whale bone spokes with metal fork stretchers with leather; painted black metal slider; marquis folding hinge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

parasols
accessories
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
metal
mother of pearl
painting (coating)
sand
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
piqué
Women's personal gear
Silk
Sand
Mother-of-Pearl
Unidentified Metal
Carved
Painted
Pique
Vegetable Ivory
PARASOL

Inscription

On ferrule.

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1929.131