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Woman's hat

American
1950s
Designed by Sally Victor (American, 1905–1977)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 9.2 x 19.7 x 20.3 cm (3 5/8 x 7 3/4 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

2001.676

Medium or Technique

Plaited and stitched straw with grosgrain ribbon bow and inner band

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Three-tiered hat of white and navy blue straw with navy blue ribbon bow. Labels: “designed by Sally Victor” and “Best and Co. Fifth Avenue 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