A bull fighter's hat

Spanish
19th century


Object Place: Spain

Accession Number

52.1804

Medium or Technique

Silk; Satin, velveteen, embroidered, chenille

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Lozenge shape in outline, with shallow crown pointed slightly on sides, made of velveteen, probably originally black, but now gray, simple linear design on top embroidered with small black beads, sides trimmed with black chenille and silk-covered-wood ball fringe, black satin ribbon ties, lined with brown and cream striped silk.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Laurence Eastman