Parasol

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1869

GUSN

GUSN-6793

Description

Black scallop-edged lace over white silk taffeta with fringe; coral carved bird at top; coral carved monkey handle; collapsible.

Details

Descriptive Terms

parasols
accessories
figure- and animal-derived motifs
corals (animals)
coral (material)
ivory (tooth component)
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
taffeta
figure- and animal-derived motifs
corals (animals)
coral (material)
Women's personal gear
Silk
Taffeta
Lace
Vegetable Ivory
Coral
PARASOL

Inscription

Stamped on handle: ""VERDIER"".

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1992.5