Parasol

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

1830s

GUSN

GUSN-32975

Description

A green silk parasol, folding handle, attached is a tag which reads "Aunt Patty Uphams's parasol, etc." She was born in 1779 and died in 1886.

Details

Descriptive Terms

parasols
accessories
antler
bone (material)
carving (processes)
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
horn (animal material)
metal
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
horn (animal material)
Women's personal gear
Silk
Antler
Turned
Carved
Painted
Unidentified Metal
Bone
Horn
PARASOL

Inscription

Handwritten tag: ""Aunt Patty's parasol/Loaned by Mr & Mrs Sylvanus Upham/She was born in 1779/Died in 1866.""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Chester H. Arnold

Accession Number

1929.1622

Date

1830s (Early)