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Parasol

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Large black satin parasol embroidered with polychrome silks, red and white predominating, in three horizontal bands of flowers, black machine made lace ruffle around edge, black wooden tip, black wooden handle with crook at end, black satin bow tied around handle, lined with black China silk.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mabel Daniels

American, 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

92.7 cm (36 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

52.562

Medium or Technique

Silk; Watercolor

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes