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A small parasol of black bobbin lace

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A small parasol of black bobbin lace with border design of zig-zag broad band with occasional uprights framing panels, small-scale floral wreath in each panel, deeply scalloped outer border design of full blown carnations, lined with white taffeta, edged with white silk fringe, faced with white...

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Credit Line

Anonymous gift

French (Chantilly), mid-19th century

Object Place

Chantilly, France


68.5 cm (26 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; Taffeta, bobbin lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts