Woman's hat

French (Normandy, Poitu)
Probably 19th century or 20th century


Object Place: Normandy, Poitu, France

Dimensions

28 x 25 x 21 cm (11 x 9 13/16 x 8 1/4 in.) Hat without ribbons, approximate.

Accession Number

44.197

Medium or Technique

Silk satin, cardboard form, silk lace, embroidered net, silk figured ribbon, cotton tape

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Constructed of lace, embroidered net and white figured silk pendant ribbons on a cardboard form. Inscription written on form: “Marie Proux.”

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection