Parasol: black

Object Number: 
1937.72
Date: 
ca. 1880
Medium: 
Silk, wood, paint, metal
Dimensions: 
closed: 15 1/2 x 3 in. ( 39.4 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Parasol with beveled, black painted wooden tip, black silk shade with scalloped edge and two ruffles, and collapsible black painted wooden shaft with ball handle.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this parasol was used by the donor's mother, Mrs. John F. Comey (Harriet Groover).
Credit Line: 
Gift of J. W. Comey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group