Woman's hat

American
1960–65
Designed by John P. John (American (born in Germany), 1906–1993), For Mr. John (New York, NY, about 1948–1993)


Object Place: New York, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 15.2 x 34.3 x 55.9 cm (6 x 13 1/2 x 22 in.)

Accession Number

1979.436

Medium or Technique

Straw; weaving

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woven blue straw. High domed crown with two long brown banded and short brown and white feathers on right. Wide slightly rolled brim creased upward at edge. Wide gold-colored, ecru and red cotton trim hatband. Green grosgrain headband, black elastic strap. Labelled “Mr. John Jr.” and “22 1/2”. Worn by donor.

Provenance

Designed by John P. John (1906- )

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles Townsend