Woman's hat

American
1960s
Labeled Gottlieb's, Atlantic City, NJ


Dimensions

Overall: 17.8 x 53.3 cm (7 x 21 in.)

Accession Number

2008.153

Medium or Technique

Plaited straw and synthetic net

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black straw hat covered with net flowers and black velvet ribbon on the interior. Labeled: “Gottlieb’s. Atlantic City, NJ”

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