Child's hat

American
Second half of 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

35.5 cm (14 in.)

Accession Number

54.853

Medium or Technique

Straw

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Child’s straw hat; round flat crown designed to be worn at back of head, brim standing up and flaring away from face; made of bands of light cream and tan straw, interlaced ribbon sewed together, brim faced with white tulle, wire around face and neck; label printed in gold on lining: Mrs. L.B. Gilmore 319 Essex Street, Lawrence Street, Lawrence, Mass.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Pease