Ladies' unbrella

Side view of a umbrella showing the full length. Close view of a umbrella showing the handle. Close view of a umbrella showing the handle. Close view of a umbrella showing the handle. Close view of a umbrella showing the handle.
Side view of a umbrella showing the full length. Close view of a umbrella showing the handle. Close view of a umbrella showing the handle. Close view of a umbrella showing the handle. Close view of a umbrella showing the handle.
Details
Object number
WCHL : 460
Country
Date
1900 - 1940

Description

A ladies umbrella with a long bamboo style handle, copper collar and horn handle. The copper collar is marked 'Miriam Jones from W.C. Werry.' This umbrella is paired with WCHL : 461. c. early 20th century. This natural plastic item forms part of the Worshipful Company of Horners collection.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

engraved: "Miriam Jones from W.C.Werry" (collar)
Dimensions
Length
910mm
Diameter
15mm
Material Note
plastic (natural)
animal
horn handle
textile canopy - probably silk, and cover
wood stick
metal collar
copper
Colour