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Woman's Hat

about 1960


Dimensions

Diameter 30.5 cm (12 in.)

Accession Number

2010.996

Medium or Technique

Feathers and felted wool

Not On View

Collections

Americas , Contemporary Art , Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman's flat-brimmed black wool hat, completely covered with layer of multi-colored and pattern bird feathers.

Provenance

1995, through inheritence from Dorothy Johnson Manchester, Hanover, NH, to her daughter Martha Wright, Weston, MA; 2010, gift of Wright to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 15, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Martha Wright