Woman's hat

American
1935–45


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 16.5 x 26.7 x 26.7 cm (6 1/2 x 10 1/2 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2001.674

Medium or Technique

Wool with metal-thread trim

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Hat of black wool felt with couched parallel lines of silver-wrapped thread; asymmetrical shape draped to right. Label: “original by Woodmere new york”

Provenance

Worn by Felicia M.S. Dauterman (donors' mother); Inherited by Eunice Dauterman Maguire, Dana Dauterman Ricciardi, and Merrill Dauterman Wheeler, January 2001; gift to the MFA, 2001

Credit Line

Gift of the daughters of Felicia M. S. Dauterman