Woman's Hat

Hat

France
1920s


Object Place: France

Dimensions

15.24 cm (6 in.)

Accession Number

1990.283

Medium or Technique

Horsehair braid trimmed with silk ribbon and flowers, hand painted with gold

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Hat. Label: “Charles Inc. Importer.” Braided yellow sythetic material with high crown and flaring brim. Crown trimmed with 2 shades of pink grosgrain and overall applied ornament of pink blossoms and buds tipped with gold paint. Lined with 2 shades of pink gauze, pink grosgrain ribbon, and pink tulle. Condition: Good.

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund