Parasol

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1870-1875

GUSN

GUSN-32555

Description

Black handmade Chantilly lace over ivory taffeta with pink silk lining; short handle & long ferrule of ivory; telescoping metal shaft.

Details

Descriptive Terms

parasols
accessories
brass (alloy)
Chantilly lace
ivory (tooth component)
lace (needlework)
metal
silk (textile)
taffeta
Women's personal gear
Silk
Taffeta
Lace
Brass
Unidentified Metal
Chantilly
Vegetable Ivory
PARASOL

Inscription

Engraved on brass collar aat base of shaft: ""DAVIS/PATENTED/AUG.31.1858""

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1929.152