Silk, lace, ivory, brass
closed: 13 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 34.3 x 8.9 cm )
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.
Gift of Mrs. Constance Schermerhorn Skillin
engraved: on brass collar: "DUPUY / 8 RUE DE LA PAIX / PARIS"
carved in relief: on ivory handle: "MB"
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