late 19th to early 20th century
Object Place: Crechy?, Auergne, France
Overall: 17.8 x 31.1 x 17.8 x 53.5 cm (7 x 12 1/4 x 7 x 21 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Straw, silk, silk and velvet ribbon
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Hat. Straw domed crown and wide brim with wire foundation turned under at sides flaring up at front and back. Decorated with black velvet ribbon embroidered with straw in bow motifs on brim; large bow on left side, pendant ribbon on right side; salmon silk on brim. Lined with salmon silk.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection