Parasol

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1865-1875

GUSN

GUSN-37077

Description

Pale gold silk twill; lined with green; cream fringe; bumpy handle of wood; ferrule with brass ring; gold silk cord & tassel on handle; metal ribs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

parasols
accessories
metal
silk (textile)
twill
wood (plant material)
Women's personal gear
Twill
Silk
Unidentified Metal
PARASOL

Inscription

Note, written in ink, tied to handle: ""Pongee/sunshade/and/Green silk/Sunshade/Both about 1870""

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Cummings

Accession Number

1934.1751