Woman's hat

American
1950s


Dimensions

Overall: 11.4 x 43.2 cm (4 1/2 x 17 in.)

Accession Number

2008.156

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet, wire and artificial flowers

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s hat covered with green net and green velvet frame with red silk flowers and green leaves. No 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