Parasol: green & pink plaid w/ carved handle

Parasol: green & pink plaid w/ carved handle
Title
Parasol: green & pink plaid w/ carved handle
Date 
1850s
Medium 
Silk, ivory, whalebone, wood, metal
Dimensions 
closed: 17 3/4 x 3 in. ( 45.1 x 7.6 cm )
Description 
Parasol with carved ivory ferrule; turquoise silk shade with pink, blue, and beige plaid borders, and whalebone ribs with ivory points; collapsible wooden shaft with sliding metal (silver?) collar; narrow, rounded ivory handle with relief carving.
Object Number 
INV.8407
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group