Second French empire Umbrella, lace and silk
Second French empire Umbrella. Ivory carved handle. The silk has been changed in the rules of art by Michel Heurtault, specialist of the restoration of the old parasols and designer of haute couture umbrella. (http://parasolerieheurtault.com/). The beautiful white lace original has been preserved. The umbrella is about 24,41″ long and 19,29″ in diameter. It folds in two to store it by sliding the metal ring. It is in perfect condition and can be used.
France, Circa 1850.