Parasol: black w/bow

Object Number: 
INV.8409
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Silk, metal, wood, paint, ribbon
Dimensions: 
closed: 16 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 41.9 x 8.9 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten in pencil: on paper tag attached to shaft: "I. V. COX / 1941"
Description: 
Parasol with black painted conical wooden ferrule with wide black grosgrain ribbon, black silk shade with scalloped edge, telescoping metal shaft with lower half painted black, and bulbous handle of black painted metal.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group