Parasol

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1865

GUSN

GUSN-41229

Description

Green and black iridescent silk with floral border and fringe; turned wooden handle; blue bone handle tip; carved bone ferrule; 1850s pattern; painted black metal slider and spokes; marquise folding hinge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

parasols
accessories
bone (material)
carving (processes)
silk (textile)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
floral patterns
Women's personal gear
Silk
Bone
Turned
Carved
Floral
PARASOL

Additional Identification Number

1932.1171.1/2

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Estate of Miss Clara A. Robbins (thru Miss Emily Williston, 17 Berkeley St., Cambridge, & Enbuske, executors).

Accession Number

1932.1171.2