More to explore:
Tasha Tudor collection, from the Whitaker Auction.
Brown Pagoda Parasol, Mid 19th C.
Parasol civil war era
Four Ivory Handled Parasols, 19th C.
1860 Parasol civil war era
fringed parasol Google Image Result for www.dressing-hist...
A little earlier than Civil War era, but so fascinating I had to post. The fabric is cool and I love the looooong fringe
Blue Umbrella & Case, 1790-1810 - Tasha Tudor Auction via Whitaker Auctions
Green Silk & Bamboo Parasol, Mid 19th C. -
Green Silk & Bamboo Parasol, Mid 19th C. - Lot 163
America Parasol, 1890–99: silk, wood, metal, jet (Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art)
Victorian parasol handle - carved ivory with pigments
Petticoat mid 19th C Probably AMerican
Image 1 of 2: 1854–56; British, silk. Length at CB (a): 21 in. (53.3 cm) Length at CB (b): 44 in. (111.8 cm)