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Parasol cover

Belgian (Brussels)
about 1900


Object Place: Brussels, Belgium

Dimensions

Diameter: 94 cm (37 in.)

Accession Number

63.2745

Medium or Technique

Appliqué lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Parasol cover. Appliqué lace on machine made net. Needlepoint floral motifs. Small circles, clover leaves, and souble loops cover most of ground. Eight bouquets of “lily” type flowers and buds. Scalloped edge on large circle as well as around bottom of gathered flounce border. Opening in center for parasol stick. Slightly discolored in spots but strong.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. W. G. Constable