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Parasol: carved handle w/leaf motif

Object Number: 
1945.80b
Date: 
1870-1900
Medium: 
Silk, ivory, wood, brass
Dimensions: 
closed: 14 x 4 in. ( 35.6 x 10.2 cm )
Description: 
Parasol with ivory ferrule, ivory silk shade with blue embroidered flowers and ivory silk fringe, collapsible wooden shaft with sliding brass collar, and carved ivory handle with bulbous pommel.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group