Woman's hat

French (Burgundy, Bourg-en-Bresse)
19th century


Object Place: Bourg-en-Bresse, Burgundy, France

Dimensions

97 cm (38 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

45.289

Medium or Technique

Taffeta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s hat (brelot). Flat brim covered in black silk taffeta with four pendant bands of black lace; high narrow conical crown covered with black lace. Brass chain around brim.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection