Parasol, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. This parasol is made of eyelet fabric which was used profusely in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century for summer garments.
vicfangirlguide: “ A parasol from the made of white lace over black silk with a carved elephant tusk ivory handle. The parasol was a popular accessory throughout the century and was used to protect ladies from the effects of the sun at a.
French Bone-Handled Silk Parasol for Poupee cm.) having carved bone handle and brass framework that allows the parasol to open and close,the parasol is fitted with original burgundy silk and a wide band of finely woven cotton lace.