Umbrella “Second Empire”, 1860
Umbrella second empire. Ivory carved with a snake wrapped around the handle and large leaves also wrapped around it. The silk has been restored in the rules of art, the umbrella has been covered with a new silk, by the parasolerie Heurtault in Paris, http://parasolerieheurtault.com. This umbrella is in perfect condition and can be used. It measures approximately 23,62″ long and 20,47″ in open diameter. A brass ring allows you to fold it in half to store it.
France, circa 1860.