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Woman's hat

American
late 1950s–early 1960s
Designed by Lilly Daché (American (born in France), about 1904–1989)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

33 x 33 cm (13 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

2001.458

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Bottle-green silk velvet beret-style hat with self-fabric bow at center top. Label: “Lilly Daché Paris New York”

Provenance

Inherited from her mother (for whom it was made) in 1992 by Elizabeth Lea; Gift to the MFA, 2001

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth Lea