Woman's hat

American
1960s
Labeled Christine Original (California)


Dimensions

Overall: 12.7 x 53.3 cm (5 x 21 in.)

Accession Number

2008.154

Medium or Technique

Silk satin and mink

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White fur hat with white silk decoration; lined with paisley silk. Labeled: “Christine Original (union label)”

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