Parasol: black lace and bow
Silk, lace, tortoise shell, ribbon, metal
closed: 28 3/4 x 4 in. ( 73 x 10.2 cm )
Parasol with black lace over black silk shade surmounted by large black bow, and tortoise shell shaft with tapered handle.
According to the accession records, this parasol belonged to Emma Lovett (1818-1892), daughter of Thomas Lovett and Louisa Doubleday and wife of Admiral Samuel Livingston Breese.
Gift of Mrs. Norman Francis Lovett
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.