Black lace parasol

French (Chantilly)
mid-19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

63.3 cm (24 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.440

Medium or Technique

Silk; lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black lace parasol; fine small scale all over design of minute floral swags; flower filled oval medallions and ornamental leaves as border design; white silk lining; fringe of the skin of quills; carved ivory folding handle and tip; floral garland on handle.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift