Umbrella: black w/ twisted handle

Umbrella: black w/ twisted handle
Title
Umbrella: black w/ twisted handle
Date 
1830-1880
Medium 
Silk, wood, paint, whalebone, ivory, metal
Dimensions 
closed: 42 1/4 x 4 in. ( 107.3 x 10.2 cm )
Description 
Umbrella with metal ferrule, black silk shade, whalebone ribs, black painted wooden shaft with spiraling rib and eyelet, and ivory knob handle.
Credit Line 
Gift of Stephen Taber Willets
Object Number 
1941.1101a
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group