Large black silk crèpe mourning parasol

French
Late 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

98.5 cm (38 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

52.1683

Medium or Technique

Silk; Crèpe

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Edges in scallops, bound with black taffeta, three narrow lines of black taffeta piping, lined with black taffeta, plain wooden tip, black wooden handle carved to resemble crèpe.

Credit Line

Gift of Richmond G. Wight