The Davenport Collection
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Paper parasol used by Dick Ritson in his Chinese act

The Sheffield magician Dick Ritson was well known for his Chinese act, under the name Wu Ling, and for his knowledge of magic. This parasol passed from Dick Ritson to magician Harry Carson who presented it to John and Anne Davenport in 1982.

Item Details

Size Length 460mm
Date Early to mid 20th century.
Key Phrases
Ref no N2187