Parasol: brown w/ inlay handle & tassel,carved tip

Object Number: 
INV.8405
Date: 
1830-1870
Medium: 
Silk, wood, mother of pearl, ivory, brass, lacquer, paint
Dimensions: 
closed: 19 3/4 x 4 in. ( 50.2 x 10.2 cm )
Description: 
Parasol with carved ivory ferrule, brown on brown silk damask shade with brown silk fringe and ivory silk lining, collapsible wooden shaft with inlaid mother of pearl and painted linear decoration, sliding black lacquered brass collar, and ivory crook handle.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group