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.),

Related Items

Title PARASOL Accession Number 1969.6213

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6074AB