Man's boater

American (New York)
about 1955


Object Place: New York, United States

Dimensions

56 cm (22 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.624

Medium or Technique

Straw

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Straw. Black silk grosgrain hatband. Brown leather headband; rayon (?) and buckram crown lining. Marked: “Brooks Brothers…” and “7 1-4.” Worn by Jefferson Patterson (1891-1977).

Provenance

Worn by Jefferson Patterson (1891-1977). Made for Brooks Brothers, New York. A/D December 1978, ratified by V/C January 10, 1979.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jefferson Patterson