Parasol: black and white w/carved leaf handle and tassel

Parasol: black and white w/carved leaf handle and tassel
Title
Parasol: black and white w/carved leaf handle and tassel
Date 
1860-1890
Medium 
Silk, lace, ivory
Dimensions 
closed: 13 1/2 x 4 in. ( 34.3 x 10.2 cm )
Description 
Parasol with ivory double ball ferrule with ivory silk tassel, black lace over ivory silk shade, and collapsible ivory shaft with sliding ivory collar and carved handle.
Credit Line 
Gift of Alberta Welch
Object Number 
INV.8347
Marks 
handwritten in ink: on paper tag attached to shaft: "GIFT OF / ALBERTA / WELCH / 5-6-55"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group