"en tout cas"

Date

1900-1915

GUSN

GUSN-882

Description

Black silk taffeta, plain; 2-tone handle of light brown bamboo, with L-shaped handle of celluloid imitation horn; silver plated copper collar & band; brass hardware - spokes & points painted black; brass tip.

Details

Descriptive Terms

en-tout-cases
umbrellas
accessories
brass (alloy)
celluloid (cellulosic)
stitching
silk (textile)
silver (metal)
plate (material)
taffeta
Women's personal gear
Silk
Taffeta
Brass
Silver
Celluloid
Hand Stitched
UMBRELLA

Inscription

Stamped on hardware: 1. spokes: ""PARAGON [with a horse with legs spread]/S.FOX & CO. Limited"" 2. band near spokes: ""BRIGGS & SONS/LONDON"" 3. band near handle: ""I.J (in circle) with other marks of Sheffield plate.""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.2691