American (New York)
Object Place: New York, New York, United States
13 x 46 x 46.5 cm (5 1/8 x 18 1/8 x 18 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Straw with silk embroidery, silk lining, and silk tassel
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Label: “Hickson, New York-Boston”. Name tag and number: A. Cook. Natural-colored straw embroidered with turquoise thread in curvilinear design. Square brim, high crown. Turquoise and black silk and gold metallic thread tassle attached to embroidered square on one side of crown. Bright turquoise silk lining under brim, cream silk lining inside. Condition: Good, but small holes in lining, which is soiled.
Seth K. Sweetser Fund