Woman's Hat

Woman's flat-brimmed black wool hat, completely covered with layer of multi-colored and pattern bird feathers.

Provenance

1995, through inheritence from Dorothy Johnson Manchester, Hanover, NH, to her daughter Martha Wright, Weston, MA; 2010, gift of Wright to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 15, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Martha Wright

Woman's Hat

  • American, about 1960
Dimensions
Diameter 30.5 cm (12 in.)
Medium or Technique
Feathers and felted wool
Classification
Costumes
Accession Number
2010.996
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