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Parasol

From the Collection of Brighton Historical Society First Floor Brighton Arts and Cultural Centre (Old Brighton Town Hall) Corner Carpenter and Wilson Streets Brighton Victoria

Description
Coral pink silk parasol with black lace overlay. A lace design is painted in black on the end of the polished wooden handle.
Object Registration
T0016.1
Keywords
parasol, melbourne cup, 1940s, verona cresswell
Historical information
The donor, Mrs Verona Cresswell, was given the parasol in 1941 by a friend, Mrs Teppa, who had purchased in many years earlier in Paris. It was part as an outfit worn to the Melbourne Cup in the 1940s.
When Made
c.1900
Last updated
20 Mar 2019 at 11:36PM