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Parasol: rose carved handle & lace

Object Number: 
INV.8213
Date: 
1850-1880
Medium: 
Silk, lace, ivory, gold
Dimensions: 
closed: 13 3/4 x 4 in. ( 34.9 x 10.2 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: beneath shade, on gold band adjoining spokes: "VERDIER"
Description: 
Parasol with rose-carved ivory ferrule, beige lace over biege silk shade, collapsible ivory shaft with sliding gold collar, and rose-carved ivory handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Emily B. Warren, 1959
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group