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, New York, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 28.6 x 29.8 cm (8 1/4 x 11 1/4 x 11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1981.350

Medium or Technique

Plaited straw, plastic trim, and silk flower trim

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Plaited natural straw. High domed crown. Down-rolled brim split at right front with one flared end. Black patent leather pleated hatband and brim binding; red silk artificial flower at right front. Red grosgrain headband. Black band. Labeled: “Mr. John Jr.”

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles Townsend