Man's hat

French
1810–20


Object Place: Toulouse, France

Dimensions

Overall: 22.9 x 33 x 35.6 cm (9 x 13 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

44.184

Medium or Technique

Woven skeined willow, with silk ribbon, silk plain weave lining

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s woven willow hat. High flared crown, wide flat brim. Narrow pale green silk ribbon hatband and binding. Silk lining with paper label: “Au Prince Poniatowski [Joseph Anthony Poneatowski (1763-1813), Polish prince & marshall of France], Ribes, M. Chapelier, Rue de Changes No 26, a Toulouse,…”

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection, to MFA 1944

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection