Woman's hat

American
1934


Object Place: New York, New York, USA

Dimensions

Overall (excluding long feather trim): 19.1 x 31.8 x 35.6 cm (7 1/2 x 12 1/2 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

1981.347

Medium or Technique

Fur felt, feathers, and knit trim and lining

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Mustard-colored wool felt. Low skullcap crown descending below brim at back. Wide downturned brim slightly wider at front. Green angora wool-covered tubular cotton hatband with yellow/black, red/black, yellow and green feathers. Angora wool gathered brim lining forming binding. Green grosgrain headband. Black band. Labeled: “Modernette, Trade Mark Reg.”

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles Townsend