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Woman's hat

1920s


Dimensions

Height x width: 8 x 10 1/2 in. (20.3 x 26.7 cm)

Accession Number

2008.1580

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with metallic embroidery and glass beads

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Collections

Americas , Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Salmon colored cloche style hat with a turned up brim in front. Stylized floral patterning with gold wrapped threads and golden yellow glass bugle beads.

Provenance

Until 1990, in collection of Mrs. Joan J. Ehrhard, Milford, DE; 1990, inherited from Mrs. Ehrhard by her daughter, Yvonne J. Markowitz, Framingham, MA; gift of Markowitz to the MFA (Accession date: December 17, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Yvonne J. Markowitz