Woman's hat

American
1960s


Dimensions

Overall: 12.7 x 50.8 cm (5 x 20 in.)

Accession Number

2008.151

Medium or Technique

Blue fox fur, synthetic net, and grosgrain ribbon

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Blue fox cloche over a net form with a grosgrain ribbon band. Labeled: “Natural blue fox from Norway. Item #584/ Style #11267”

Provenance

Inherited by the donor, Edward Shumsky, from his mother, Violet Manno Shumsky on November 11, 2005; Gift to the MFA (Accession date: April 23, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift from the Collection of Violet Manno Shumsky through her estate