Carriage Parasol

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1920

GUSN

GUSN-41240

Description

Marquise/folding parasol. Navy blue corded silk; lined with brighter blue; folding wooden handle; (silverplate?) marquise hinge; ruffle of navy silk around angled handle; metal ribs; button and loop tab closure; dome shape. Carriage Parasol--small, meant to take up very little room in carriage.

Details

Descriptive Terms

parasols
accessories
cord (fiber product)
metal
silk (textile)
silver (metal)
wood (plant material)
Women's personal gear
Silk
Unidentified Metal
Silver
Corded
PARASOL

Additional Identification Number

A3524

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Wickliffe Draper

Accession Number

1934.52