Victorian Parasols

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Small Parasol, Chantilly, France: med 19th century, French, intricate bobbin lace, lined with taffeta, edged with silk fringe, faced with China silk, folding ivory handle and high-relief carving of serpentine roses on tip.

Flocked silk with fringe on black folding handle; 1880’s

Parasol 1885-1890 The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Lace & Silk Parasol, French, c. 1872.

1871 handle – Parasol, total length. 73 cm; bamboo handle, probe and silver handle. C Alotta silk and lace.

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