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Cream colored silk bobbin lace parasol

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Cream colored silk bobbin lace parasol in heavy symetrical design of ornamental leaves, lined with cream colored satin bow tied on plain brown wooden handle, knob of carved ivory with monkey picking fruit at end of handle.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Osborne Howes

French, Early 20th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

89.2 cm (35 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.420

Medium or Technique

Silk; Bobbin lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes