Woman's hat

American
1950–59
Designed by John P. John (American (born in Germany), 1906–1993), Designed for Mr. John (New York, NY, about 1948–1993)


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall: 22.9 x 35.6 cm (9 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

2005.516

Medium or Technique

Brushed velvet or silk, sequins, and beads

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Silver hat with rhinestones along edge. Labeled: “Mr. John”

Provenance

Gift from Marilyn M. Maxwell (donor's mother) December 25, 1987; 2005 Gift to MFA, September 21, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Stewart Shillito Maxwell, Jr. in memory of his mother Marilyn M. Maxwell