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White lace parasol

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Floral medallion between every two ribs; over-lapping shields over ribs; scalloped edge; lined with white satin and thin sheer white silk under the satin; carved ivory folding handle in interlocking link design. Stained where tassel and cord touch lace.

Credit Line

Gift of the Family of the late Mrs. Thomas Motley

French, about 1872

Object Place

France

Dimensions

64.5 cm (25 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1375

Medium or Technique

Silk; lace, satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes