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Large black machine made lace parasol

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Top half backed with scalloped black taffeta, rest lined with black chiffon, black chiffon ruffle trimmed with two lines of self ruching under edge, shirred black chiffon over tip and in center of handle, wooden black carved handle in design of serpentine rosettes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mabel Daniels

French, Early 20th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

92.5 cm (36 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.563

Medium or Technique

Silk; lace, taffeta, chiffon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes