Parasol

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1830-1845

GUSN

GUSN-37784

Description

Iridescent green & black silk; carved ivory L-shaped handle; decorative brass slider with floral Victorian pattern of 1830's; carved ivory ferrule; brass shaft; ivory tipped whalebone spokes with painted black metal fork stretchers; marquis folding hinge; hook & elastic closure with ivory onion bulb.

Details

Descriptive Terms

parasols
accessories
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
metal
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
floral patterns
Women's personal gear
Silk
Brass
Vegetable Ivory
Unidentified Metal
Painted
Carved
Floral
PARASOL

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lilias Page

Accession Number

1935.431