Hat

French (?)
1910–15


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 28.6 x 15.2 x 29.8 cm (11 1/4 x 6 x 11 3/4 in.) Other (without feathers): 14cm (5 1/2in.) Other (Circumference): 68.6cm (27in.)

Accession Number

1990.284

Medium or Technique

Straw; weaving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Hat. Label: “Smith Importer 18 Vernon Street Springfield Mass.” Woven black lacquered straw (?). High crown with upturned brim, ornament with two standing trimmed bird wings of iridescent green/black, attached to crown with black satin bow. Lined with black silk and black velvet band. Condition: Good; some feather loss.

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund