Umbrella Gold Mother of Pearl Victorian Ladies
Offering this beautiful late 1800's Victorian ladies umbrella. The handle is made of rolled gold with ornate curved scrolled fan patterns, center of handle is dark mother of pearl with a center band of gold; this mother of pearl is the deep rich colors of purple, blue, greens, with just hints of the usual white. Handle measures 7 1/2 inches long; chrome tip, chrome tips on the metal spines of umbrella; chrome shaft. The material part and spines are new replacements; 100% nylon; deep chocolate color, very clean, no holes or stains; when open, diameter of umbrella is 35 inches; overall height from top of handle to tip is 30 inches. Has the wrap around strap with chrome snap for closing. Good+++ condition on handle, there is one tiny crack and two panels have small chips, nothing loose, more like surface chips on mother of pearl in the small section under knob, a couple small dents on side of knob from normal use; monogrammed L C T or L C F on top of handle, still a magnificent umbrella, a true work of art, for your collection and use on special occasions!