Man's hat

Spanish
mid-20th century
Maquedano


Dimensions

Overall (height x diameter): 10.8 x 35.9 cm (4 1/4 x 14 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2007.308

Medium or Technique

Wool felt, silk grosgrain ribbon, silk cord, leather

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s hat in gray felt with beige grosgrain ribbon binding, black grosgrain ribbon band, black silk cord, leather headsize band stamped “Maquedano / Sierpes, 44, Sevilla” and “59.” Inside of crown labeled: “J.M. / Calidad Fina / Fabricacion Nacional / Maquedano / Sierpes, 44 / Sevilla”

Provenance

Purchased at Massachusetts charity sale, about 2005; Gift to the MFA, March 21 2007

Credit Line

Gift of Susan Ward