Sterling Silver Carved Handle Black Umbrella Owned By Ameila Amy Du Pont 38
VINTAGE STERLING SILVER CARVED HANDLE BLACK UMBRELLA OWNED BY AMEILA "AMY" DU PONT OF THE FAMED DU PONT FAMILY! 38 Tall with wooden shaft and base/end! The handle is made of Sterling Silver, and has been ornately carved, and at its end is resembles a staff handle, or perhaps a shephard's handle.
There is fraying at one end of the ribs/panels. This umbrella used an attached button to tie it up, and while the button is still attached the ribbon used for the closure has frayed and broken off, so one cannot tie it up as originally designed.
This umbrella will open up fully, and it does close shut with the bottom spring/clasp. She was born on August 7, 1880, the fifth of six children born to. Eugène was the first head of the modern DuPont corporation, seeing the corporation into the 20th century. Amy's mother and namesake, Amélia Elizabeth du Pont, was also born a du Pont, granddaughter of Charles I.
(17971869), brother of Éleuthère Irénée. In his will, Eugène provided equally for his children, but the portions for Amy and her sisters were held in trust for them, while their brothers received their inheritance outright. Known as "Miss Amy", she never married. An ardent horsewoman, she was injured in a fall from a horse in 1954 that restricted her activities. She died on February 16, 1962 at age 86, following a stroke at her home in Montecito.She was buried at Santa Barbara Cemetery. STERLING SILVER CARVED HANDLE BLACK UMBRELLA OWNED BY AMEILA AMY DU PONT 38! The item "STERLING SILVER CARVED HANDLE BLACK UMBRELLA OWNED BY AMEILA AMY DU PONT 38" is in sale since Wednesday, July 05, 2017. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Vintage Accessories\Umbrellas & Parasols". The seller is "zeppelindogs" and is located in Las Vegas, Nevada. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion.
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Color: Black
- Owner: Amelia Amy Du Pont
- Material: Sterling Silver