Hat

French
Early 20th century
Designed by Caroline Reboux (French, 1837–1927)


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Diameter of brim about: .440

Accession Number

49.1892

Medium or Technique

Lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A hat of ivory machine made lace, arranged in layers of ruffles, with broad flounce of machine made lace draped between small shallow crown and wide brim, long narrow metal ornament with set in lines of rhinestones attached at side of brim, shallow black velvet wired band underneath brim with bow at one side deisgned to fit over bun of hair; woven label inside hat: Caroline Reboux 23 Rue de la Paix, Paris.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Lee in memory of Edith Dove McHenry