Parasol

American
1875–1900


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

50.5 x 73 cm (19 7/8 x 28 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1979.251

Medium or Technique

Silk; Satin

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Covering: black silk satin embroidered with silk in floral motif and edged in machine-made lace; white silk lining; silk covered ring to secure closed. Steel frame. Folding handle: ivory, lower part carved with chinoiserie motifs; ivory sleeve. Condition: finial missing.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry Lyman