Parasol

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-888

Description

Parasol (A) is light green silk taffeta; 5 narrow horizontal tucks; light bird's eye maple wood handle, round, tapered; brass tip; bone points; spokes are covered with silk. Cover (B) is white cotton striped herringbone with opening at tip, drawstring closure.

Details

Descriptive Terms

parasols
accessories
bird's-eye maple
bone (material)
brass (alloy)
stitching
machine-made
silk (textile)
taffeta
Silk
Taffeta
Bone
Brass
Maple
Hand Stitched
PARASOL

Inscription

Stamped on hardware: ""EUDELINE/24/ R. VILLE LEVEQUE""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6074AB

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