Man's bicorne hat with tricolor cockade

French
1790–1815
Labeled Chapellerie Durand


Object Place: Paris (?), France

Dimensions

25.4 x 47.0 x 15.9 cm (10 x 18.5 x 6.25 in.)

Accession Number

45.283

Medium or Technique

Silk plush and ribbon, cotton, leather

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black plush over cardboard foundation: front curves around and back curves over crown; leather headband, glazed white cotton lining, paper label: “Chapellerie DURAND…” Wool tricolor cockade (red, white, blue) and figured black silk ribbon on front.

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection, to MFA 1944

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection