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Hat

French
Designed by Hermès (French, founded in 1837)


Dimensions

Length: 52.1 cm (20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2013.731

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Hat. Cream white background with a border of black and gold striped belt, with gold buckle. Grey horses with plumes and gold adornment.

Provenance

Before 2011, acquired by Evelyn H. Lauder (b. 1936 - d. 2011); 2011, given by inheritance to her husband, Leonard A. Lauder, New York, NY; 2013, gift of Lauder to the MFA. (Accession date: June 26, 2013)

Credit Line

The Evelyn H. Lauder Fashion Collection—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder