Object Place: Paris, France
Medium or Technique
Out on Loan
On display at Saint Louis Art Museum, February 12, 2017 – May 14, 2017
Velvet hat in two shades of purple, shallow flat crown with brim of loosely folded deeper purple velvet trimmed with bow of lighter purple on left side and small purple feather plume, two small oval cut steel and brass buckles; woven label in crown: Mme Marie Collin Paris 8 Rue de Part-Mahon near the OPERA.
Silk velvet fabric (silk warp and pile; cotton weft).
Worn by mother-in-law of donor at donor's wedding.
Gift of Mrs. H. de Forest Lockwood