Designed by Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian (active in France), 1890–1973)
Place of Manufacture: Italy
Diameter: 546.1 mm (21 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk satin ribbon, plastic knit, net lining
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Round, bubble-shaped hat decorated with black satin ribbon pulled through a black knitted web to form raised loops, attached to a black net foundation. Two labels: “Schiaparelli, Paris” and “Made in Italy”.
Purchased and worn by donor's mother, Mary Martuscello. Inherited by Lucille Spagnuolo. GIft to MFA January 24, 2007.
Gift of Lucille Spagnuolo and Fran Martuscello in memory of Mary Martuscello