Woman's halo beret

American
1965–70


Object Place: New York, USA

Dimensions

54.5 cm (21 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.440

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black nylon velvet in nine-segment pleated pie-shape with wide brim on stiff net foundation and into black grosgrain headband. Black grosgrain covered button at top. Stiffened grosgrain band and raised brim at front. Black elastic strap. Labelled “Trebor Original, 20 West 57th Street, New York.” Worn by donor.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles Townsend