Parasol

Object Number: 
1937.224
Date: 
1860-1890
Medium: 
Silk, lace, ivory, brass
Dimensions: 
closed: 13 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 34.3 x 8.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on brass collar: "DUPUY / 8 RUE DE LA PAIX / PARIS" carved in relief: on ivory handle: "MB"
Description: 
Parasol with carved double ball ivory ferrule, black lace over beige silk shade, and collapsible ivory shaft with sliding brass collar with inscription and carved handle with initials "MB" in relief.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Constance Schermerhorn Skillin
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group