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Parasol

Parasol

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)
    England (used)

  • Date:

    1900-1905 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk satin, organza, gilt metal studded with diamonds and rubies

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Frank Wooster

  • Museum number:

    T.490-1974

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Black silk satin parasol with tiered flounces and border of black organza. It has a long crop handle of gilt metal studded with diamonds and rubies.

Place of Origin

France (made)
England (used)

Date

1900-1905 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silk satin, organza, gilt metal studded with diamonds and rubies

Object history note

Carried at Ascot, 1905

Descriptive line

Parasol of silk satin and organza, France, 1900-1905.

Materials

Silk; Metal; Gilt metal; Diamonds; Ruby

Categories

Fashion; Accessories; Clothing; Jewellery

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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