Woman's hat

American
about 1941
Designed by John P. John (American (born in Germany), 1906–1993), Designed for John Frederics (American (New York City))


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

H :35.6 x W: 48.3 cm (14 x 19 in.)

Accession Number

2001.450

Medium or Technique

Punched wool felt; silk grosgrain ribbon

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Brown wool felt hat with wide-arcing gathered brim of brown wool felt with circular cut-out design, edge stiffened with wire; brown grosgrain ribbon bow on crown. Label: “John Frederics New York / Made in America”

Provenance

Inherited from her mother by Elizabeth Lea, 1992; Gift to the MFA, 2001

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth Lea