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Woman's umbrella

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Gray silk umbrella with fringe tassle and black painted wood and silver handle. Handle is marked: "800" and "RCM"

Provenance

Purchased by Margaret D. McCormick, 1953-1954; gift to MFA, March 26, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret D. McCormick

Italian, 1953–54

  • Silver executed by RCM
Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

97.8 cm (38 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2003.145

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, fringe, wood and silver handle

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes