Woman's hat

American
1960s


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall: 27.9 x 12.7 x 17.8 cm (11 x 5 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

2001.678

Medium or Technique

Cotton chenille and wool(?) yarns, crocheted; plastic button

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Helmet-shaped cap crocheted of shaggy hot-pink cotton chenille yarn; crocheted liner of wool(?) yarn, chin-strap fastened with plastic button.

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