Hat

French
1920s


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

18 x 29.5 x 29.5 cm (7 1/16 x 11 5/8 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1990.274

Medium or Technique

Pink silk taffeta trimmed with blue ears of silk and hair wheat

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Label: “Heitz Boyer 28 Plce Vendome, Paris”. Pink silk with black straw-lined brim turned up at front with gray-blue silk ribbon bow; crown trimmed with blue artificial ears of wheat. Condition: Fair/good; silk disintegrating in areas. Remnants of lost pink chiffon trim among ears of wheat.

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund