Bling! : Excessive Accessories: Green with Envy
Object Name:
Parasol
Object ID:
1215-18
Year Range from:
1890
Year Range to:
1915
Owned:
Ballard family
Used:
Oshkosh
Description:
A long parasol with a white painted wooden handle with a painted green parrot carving at the handle end and a brass metal tip at the top, canopy of purple silk .

Note: The term parasol usually refers to an item designed to protect from the sun while the term umbrella refers to a device more suited to protect from rain.
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